Myanmar is building a camp to temporarily house 30,000 Rohingya Muslims targeted for repatriation after fleeing violence in Rakhine state, state media reported on Monday, as Myanmar and Bangladesh meet to discuss how to implement a repatriation deal.
Myanmar says building camp for 30,000 Rohingya refugees
North Korea agreed during rare talks on Monday to send a 140-strong orchestra to perform during the Winter Olympics in South Korea next month, Seoul said.
North Korean orchestra to perform in South during Olympics
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has arrived in India on a six-day trip. In the past, successive governments in New Delhi had been vocal about establishing closer ties with the Tel Aviv regime.
Volley of controversy surrounds Netanyahu’s visit to India
All crew presumed dead
Burning Iranian oil tanker sinks
Iran said Friday that a fresh explosion on a stricken oil tanker was complicating rescue efforts as Japan reported the vessel had drifted into its exclusive economic zone.
New explosion hinders rescue efforts in Iranian tanker fire
Pakistan's Army chief told a top US general the nation "felt betrayed" at criticism that it was not doing enough to fight terrorism, the military said on Friday, after US President Donald Trump accused Pakistan of "lies and deceit".
Pakistan military: Nation ‘felt betrayed' at US criticism
Iran and India have agreed to sign deals worth 2 billion dollars in railway transportation and Chabahar Port development project, Iran's minister of Roads and Urban Development said .
Iran, India to sign transport agreements worth $2b
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Wednesday he would be willing to sit down with the North's leader Kim Jong-un, as the international community welcomed an agreement for Pyongyang to send its athletes to the Winter Olympics in the South.
S. Korea's Moon willing to hold summit with Kim Jong-un
The European Union called on the Myanmar authorities to release two Reuters journalists after a court hearing in Yangon on Wednesday at which prosecutors sought charges against them under the Official Secrets Act.
EU calls on Myanmar to free Reuters journalists

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