Mass manhunt launched after ISIS attack prison in Afghanistan – fears hundreds escaped

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The attack began on Sunday night when an ISIS suicide bomber slammed his explosive-laden vehicle into the prison’s entrance. Militants then opened fire on prison guards who tried to defend the facility in […]

North Korea on ALERT: Pacifist Japan takes step closer to acquiring weapons able to strike

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Tokyo’s ruling party committee approved proposals to consider acquiring strike capability to halt ballistic missile attacks just days after North Korea threatened Japan with a “real ballistic missile”. The dramatic move comes […]

Vietnam evacuation: 80,000 set to leave tourist hotspot after coronavirus outbreak

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The country is on high alert after reporting its first community infection since April on Saturday. A further three locally transmitted cases were recorded on Sunday, all in or around Danang. The […]