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CNN.com | 24. 09. 2021 | Europe

South Korea's call to declare a formal end to the Korean War is premature as there is no guarantee it would lead to the withdrawal of "US hostile policy" toward Pyongyang, North Korean state media KCNA reported on Friday, citing Vice Foreign Minister Ri Thae Song.

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CNN.com | 24. 09. 2021 | Europe

Taiwan on Thursday accused China of "bullying" after Beijing sent a total of 24 warplanes into its air defense identification zone (ADIZ), the third-largest incursion in the past two years of heightened tensions between Beijing and Taipei.

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CNN.com | 17. 09. 2021 | Europe

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CNN.com | 16. 09. 2021 | Europe

Both North and South Korea tested ballistic missiles on Wednesday, ratcheting up tensions exponentially in what was already one of the most volatile regions on the planet.

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CNN.com | 16. 09. 2021 | Europe

Hundreds of people protested in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar Tuesday, against what they say are Taliban orders for citizens to leave their homes on the eve of winter.

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CNN.com | 15. 09. 2021 | Europe

David Cho Yong-gi, a South Korean pastor who founded one of South Korea's largest and most popular megachurches died on Tuesday morning, his church said in a news release.

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CNN.com | 15. 09. 2021 | Europe

The Taliban's leaders are rarely seen at public events and do not readily grant interviews or hold news conferences. Many of them move in the shadows, their whereabouts unknown, inevitably generating rumors about their health and about possible internal disagreements.

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CNN.com | 14. 09. 2021 | Europe

View CNN Fast Facts to learn more about Shinzo Abe, former Japanese prime minister and former president of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP).

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CNN.com | 14. 09. 2021 | Europe

Afghan women around the world are protesting the Taliban's new hijab requirement in schools by posting photos of themselves wearing colorful traditional dresses on social media.

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CNN.com | 13. 09. 2021 | Europe

Harrowing accounts have emerged of the Taliban detaining and brutally assaulting reporters covering a protest in Kabul earlier this week, with one Afghan journalist telling CNN he thought he was going to die.

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CNN.com | 13. 09. 2021 | Europe

Political detainees in Sri Lanka are being tortured while in police and military custody, a human rights lawyer who wrote a report on alleged abuses said on Friday, days ahead of a United Nations human rights summit.

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CNN.com | 13. 09. 2021 | Europe

North Korea claims it successfully test-fired new long-range cruise missiles over the weekend, according to the country's state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA).

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CNN.com | 11. 09. 2021 | Europe

Super Typhoon Chanthu made landfall in the far northern Philippines on Saturday, bringing destructive winds and heavy rain to the archipelago.

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CNN.com | 11. 09. 2021 | Europe

A second Qatar Airways passenger flight, which arrived in Afghanistan on Friday, has now departed for Doha from Kabul Airport, a day after more than 100 foreign nationals left on another plane with the Taliban's approval.

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CNN.com | 11. 09. 2021 | Europe

Vietnam and Taiwan are bracing for twin cyclones which are expected to make landfall over the weekend.

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CNN.com | 11. 09. 2021 | Europe

A reporter's journey from through southeast Afghanistan revealed a gulf between the Taliban's insistence on a strict new social order and locals' simple and desperate need to make a living.

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CNN.com | 09. 09. 2021 | Europe

The last known member of Afghanistan's Jewish community left the country on Friday, taking 30 other people with him -- including 28 women and children -- on a five day mission to safety, according to the group who carried out the evacuation.

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CNN.com | 09. 09. 2021 | Europe

The first commercial flight to take off from Afghanistan since the chaotic US military airlift last month landed in Qatar on Thursday, carrying more than 100 foreign nationals, including Americans, according to a source with knowledge of the matter.

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CNN.com | 09. 09. 2021 | Europe

Taliban fighters used whips and sticks against a group of women protesting in Kabul on Wednesday following the announcement of a hardline, male-only interim government, in the group's latest crackdown on dissent in Afghanistan.

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CNN.com | 09. 09. 2021 | Europe

North Korea held a midnight military parade in Pyongyang early Thursday to mark the 73rd anniversary of its founding, the country's state media reported.

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CNN.com | 08. 09. 2021 | Europe

The Taliban used gunfire, detentions and beatings to crush dissent over their rule on Tuesday, as scores of Afghan protesters marched through Kabul in the largest demonstration the capital has seen since the militant group seized power last month.

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CNN.com | 08. 09. 2021 | Europe

The Taliban on Tuesday announced the formation of a hardline interim government for Afghanistan, filling top posts with veterans of the militant group who oversaw the 20-year fight against the US-led military coalition.

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CNN.com | 08. 09. 2021 | Europe

Two Royal Navy patrol ships left the United Kingdom on Tuesday for a five-year deployment that will see them act as "the eyes and ears" of Britain from the west coast of Africa, to the west coast of the United States, according to a British Defense Ministry statement.

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CNN.com | 07. 09. 2021 | Europe

Myanmar's shadow government has launched what it called a "people's defensive war" against the military junta, urging citizens across the country to revolt.

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CNN.com | 07. 09. 2021 | Europe

When FBI agent Mark Calnan finally met the kingpin whose drug syndicate he'd been investigating for the past six years, he was surprised.

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CNN.com | 06. 09. 2021 | Europe

The Taliban has claimed victory in Afghanistan's Panjshir province, with a spokesman saying the region had been "completely conquered" following two weeks of fierce fighting with a resistance group.

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CNN.com | 06. 09. 2021 | Europe

Taiwan's air force scrambled on Sunday against renewed Chinese military activity, with its Defense Ministry reporting that 19 aircraft including nuclear-capable bombers had flown into Taiwan's air defense identification zone (ADIZ).

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CNN.com | 06. 09. 2021 | Europe

Heavy fighting was reported Sunday in parts of northern Afghanistan's Panjshir Valley, where rebel fighters from the National Resistance Front (NRF) have been battling a Taliban offensive.

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CNN.com | 04. 09. 2021 | Europe

The ISIS supporter shot dead by New Zealand police after stabbing seven people in a supermarket Friday had been released from prison in July, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Saturday.

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CNN.com | 04. 09. 2021 | Europe

A technical team was able to reopen Kabul's Hamid Karzai International Airport to receive aid Saturday, amid ongoing preparations to prepare the facility for civilian flights, Qatar's Ambassador to Afghanistan Saeed bin Mubarak Al-Khayarin Al-Hajar said in a statement.

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CNN.com | 03. 09. 2021 | Europe

New Zealand police have shot and killed a man who injured at least six people in a supermarket in the Auckland suburb of New Lynn on Friday, authorities say.

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CNN.com | 03. 09. 2021 | Europe

Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide will not run in his party's forthcoming leadership election, the ruling Liberal Democratic Party confirmed Friday, effectively ceding the premiership and opening the race to other candidates.

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CNN.com | 03. 09. 2021 | Europe

Heavy clashes erupted Thursday night around Afghanistan's northern Panjshir Valley between Taliban fighters and an anti-Taliban group, according to a source within the group.

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CNN.com | 03. 09. 2021 | Europe

The last American military flight left the airport and disappeared into the Kabul sky on Monday -- and minutes later, the Taliban flooded the streets around the city's last exit point, filling the night with celebratory gunfire.

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CNN.com | 02. 09. 2021 | Europe

The Taliban on Wednesday showed off dozens of American-made armored vehicles along with newly seized weapons at victory celebrations in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar.

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CNN.com | 01. 09. 2021 | Europe

Taliban leaders declared victory over the United States from the tarmac of Kabul airport on Tuesday, hours after the withdrawal of the last American troops left Afghanistan in the grip of the militant group.

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CNN.com | 31. 08. 2021 | Europe

Abdul Rashid Shirzad was quiet and nervous on the taxi ride with his family to the Kabul airport, the last American-controlled enclave in the Afghan capital.

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CNN.com | 30. 08. 2021 | Europe

As many as five rockets were fired at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul on Monday local time, a US official told CNN.

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CNN.com | 30. 08. 2021 | Europe

North Korea appears to have restarted operations at a power plant capable of producing plutonium for nuclear weapons, according to the United Nations' nuclear watchdog.

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CNN.com | 30. 08. 2021 | Europe

Two people have died in Japan days after receiving doses from a batch of Moderna Covid-19 vaccines whose use was suspended Thursday following concerns over a contamination risk, the country's Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare said Saturday.

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