Monday, November 16, 2015
SEOUL - UN chief Ban Ki-moon is to visit North Korea, the first head of the world body to set foot in the isolated state for more than 20 years, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported Monday.
Premier Mao Chi-kuo (毛治國) stated yesterday that there are no current plans to repatriate Taiwanese residing in Paris following terrorist attacks that rocked the French capital on Friday.
An American airstrike has targeted and likely killed a top Islamic State leader in Libya, in a strike that happened just as the Paris terrorist attacks were under way, the Pentagon said Saturday.
Police detained more than 50 protesters and were seeking out others Sunday after violent clashes marred the largest anti-government demonstrations in South Korea's capital in more than seven years., 1 Comment
Sunday, November 15, 2015
Chinese Taipei was beaten by Puerto Rico in an opening round match of the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Premier 12 in Taichung Sunday, bringing its record to two wins and three losses.
French police have identified the first of seven gunmen who killed at least 129 people in a wave of carnage claimed by the Islamic State group, as international investigators stepped up their probes into Paris's worst ever attacks.
Police detained more than 50 protesters and were seeking out others Sunday after violent clashes marred the largest anti-government demonstrations in South Korea's capital in more than seven years.
French President Francois Hollande vowed to attack the Islamic State group without mercy as the jihadist group admitted responsibility Saturday for orchestrating the deadliest attacks inflicted on France since World War II., 1 Comment
Athletics giant Russia was provisionally suspended from track and field on Friday over accusations of "state-sponsored" doping as the IAAF scrambled to salvage the sport's credibility just nine months out from the Rio Olympics.