North Korea detains third U.S. citizen amid soaring tensions

Apr 23, 2017

North Korea detains third U.S. citizen amid soaring tensions

North Korea recently detained a U.S. citizen, officials said Sunday, in the latest case of an American being held in the country.The Swedish Embassy in Pyongyang said it was aware of a Korean-American citizen being detained recently, but could not comment further. The embassy ...

Jan 6, 2017

'Mastermind' of Bangladesh cafe siege killed: police

An Islamist extremist accused of being one of the masterminds of last year’s deadly siege at a Bangladeshi cafe was shot dead during a pre-dawn raid Friday in Dhaka, police said.The bodies of Nurul Islam Marzan and another suspected extremist were found after officers ...