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2 Koreas, UN Command hold first talks on disarming border

The accord includes halting military exercises, a no-fly zone near their border and the gradual removal of landmines and guard posts within the DMZ.

October 16, 2018

Yemen's President Hadi sacks premier over economic crisis

Yemen's president appointed Maeen Abdulmalik Saeed to replace Ahmed bin Dagher, who was to be investigated over the "negligence of his government".

October 16, 2018

Australia considers moving embassy to Jerusalem

PM Morrison said the idea was suggested to him by a former ambassador to Israel, Dave Sharma, who is a candidate for his conservative Liberal Party.

October 16, 2018

Jordan and Syria reopen Nassib border crossing

The head of Jaber crossing said they are fully ready to receive passengers and transport of goods, and expect passenger movement to pick up.

October 15, 2018