SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Seeking to reassure wary allies, Vice President Joe Biden on Friday pushed back against those who question America’s commitment to Asia, which has at times been obscured by an array of distractions at home and abroad.
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JERUSALEM (AP) — Halfway through an ambitious nine-month process aimed at forging Mideast peace, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, after another round of shuttle diplomacy, has little to show for his efforts.
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it has closed its investigation into the death of a Palestinian stone-thrower who was killed by a tear gas canister fired from close range by a soldier.
CAIRO (AP) — Militants stormed the Defense Ministry in the heart of Yemen’s capital Thursday, killing 52 people, including at least seven foreigners, in a suicide car bombing and assault by gunmen. The brazen attack claimed by al-Qaida’s local branch in Yemen follows a rise in U.S. drone strikes in this key American ally in the Middle East.