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Iran continues search for missing plane, no wreckage found yet

Rescue teams were still trying to locate the Aseman Airlines a day after it crashed as glacial temperatures and mountainous terrain hampered their search.

February 19, 2018

Philippine senate probes frigate deal; Duterte aide denies meddling

Senators began a public inquiry into the US$300m purchase of two navy frigates, to determine whether Christopher "Bong" Go had interfered in the process.

February 19, 2018

DPRK accuses US of using defectors to attack Pyongyang

DPRK state media said the Donald Trump administration has become "extremely embarrassed by the atmosphere for inter-Korean reconciliation."

February 19, 2018

Syrian army, Kurds strike deal as Turkey wages offensive in Afrin

The deal underscores a tangled northern Syria battlefield, driven by a web of rivalries and alliances among Kurdish forces, the Syrian government, rebel factions, Turkey, the US and Russia.

February 19, 2018