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U.S. Airstrikes in Afghanistan Take Aim at Taliban Opium Labs
The airstrikes are part of what is expected to be a sustained campaign targeting a lucrative source of funding for the Taliban.
11/20/2017 11:05 PM
‘Nut Rage’ Whistle-Blower Says Korean Air Retaliated Against Him
The flight attendant who exposed a Korean Air executive’s actions says he was illegally demoted and ostracized.
11/20/2017 07:11 PM
Asia and Australia Edition: North Korea, Angela Merkel, Robert Mugabe: Your Tuesday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
11/21/2017 12:45 AM
Workers Lured to Australia Find Low Pay and Tough Conditions
Many of the country’s more than 900,000 temporary foreign workers make less than minimum wage but feel they can’t complain, a new survey showed.
11/20/2017 07:01 PM
Trump Returns North Korea to List of State Sponsors of Terrorism
North Korea had been removed from the list under the George W. Bush administration in an attempt to salvage negotiations for a nuclear deal.
11/20/2017 07:40 PM
Kim Jong-un Disciplines North Korea’s Top Military Organization
The move is the latest sign of the North Korean leader is trying to tighten his grip on party elites and the armed forces amid a nuclear standoff with the United States.
11/20/2017 03:36 PM
Trump Says He Helped Free U.C.L.A. Players in China. Critics Ask, What About Activists?
President Trump, rights advocates say, squandered a chance in Beijing to help free Chinese dissidents facing harsh prison sentences.
11/20/2017 03:20 PM
Hunt for Top Indonesian Official in Graft Case Ends at a Hospital Bed
Setya Novanto, the speaker of the House of Representatives and a suspect in a $170 million graft scandal, was arrested after claiming to have been hurt in a car crash.
11/20/2017 01:01 PM
Australian Furor Over Chinese Influence Follows Book’s Delay
The decision by a leading publisher to postpone a book about Chinese sway in Australia is itself seen as evidence of Beijing’s meddling.
11/20/2017 05:05 AM