Feb 28, 2017

Taiwan marks massacre anniversary amid renewed China tensions

Amid renewed tensions between Beijing and Taipei, Taiwan on Tuesday marked the 70th anniversary of a bloody crackdown on anti-government protesters that is widely seen as a rejection of China’s claims to the self-governing island democracy. The protests that began on Feb. 28, 1947, ...

Saudi Arabia's King Salman begins six-nation Asian tour

Feb 26, 2017

Saudi Arabia's King Salman begins six-nation Asian tour

Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz al-Saud arrived in Malaysia on Sunday, kicking off a multination tour aimed at boosting economic ties with Asia. The official Saudi Press Agency reported Sunday that the monarch’s tour will also take in Indonesia, Brunei, Japan, China and ...