Israel Reproaches Swedish Envoy, Cuts UN Funding Over UNESCO Vote

The UNESCO resolution, tabled by several Arab countries and approved on Tuesday, calls on Israel , as the "occupying Power", to cease "persistent excavations, tunneling, works and projects in east Jerusalem", which the Palestinians claim as the capital of their future state.

N Korea test-fires missile, challenging new leader in South

Shortly after the launch, a US Pacific Command official was quoted by the media as saying that information gathered about the missile does not match that of an intercontinental ballistic missile. Security Council resolutions to stop further missile and nuclear tests. Though North Korea recently accused the Central Intelligence Agency of plotting to kill leader Kim Jong Un and though it seems the close to a conflict with the country, Trump's first reaction to Saturday's military test ...

Korean leader invited to visit US

Korean leader invited to visit US

Moon Jae-in on his election as the new President of the Republic of Korea [ROK]", Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said in a statement". Moon had a 40-minute conversation with Chinese leader Xi Jinping, his spokesman Yoon Young-Chan told reporters, with the two agreeing denuclearising Pyongyang was a "common goal" between them.

Chinese President Inaugurates Belt and Road Summit

India on Saturday refused to be a part of China's One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative citing its objections to the $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor , that passes through Pakistan-administered Kashmir. He said the initiative will bring about investment, infrastructure and a lot of jobs along the Belt and Road , as an effective way to solve the world's myriad problems.