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A man holds a special edition of a morning newspaper displaying the deposed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at a news stall in Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, July 29, 2017. A top leader from the ruling party of deposed Prime Minister Sharif says a meeting of the party's lawmakers has been convened to consider who will be the country's next premier. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)
Pakistan ruling party meets to consider PM successorThe ruling party of deposed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will choose his successor a day after Pakistan's Supreme Court removed the premier from office
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FILE - In this Tuesday, March 15, 2016, file photo, a Sri Lankan couple walk on the Galle Face green as the China Port City project is seen behind in Colombo, Sri Lanka. A Chinese company said Tuesday it will resume construction of a $1.5 billion port city project in Sri Lanka, about a year after it was suspended because of questions about its environmental impact. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File)
Sri Lanka, China sign long-delayed $1.5 billion port dealSri Lanka's government has signed a long-delayed agreement to sell a 70-percent stake in a $1.2 billion port to China in a bid to recover from the heavy burden of repayment of loans obtained to build the port
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This Friday, July 28, 2017, photo distributed by the North Korean government on Saturday, July 29, 2017, shows what was said to be the launch of a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile at an undisclosed location in North Korea. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Saturday the second flight test of an intercontinental ballistic missile demonstrated his country can hit the U.S. mainland, hours after the launch left analysts concluding that a wide swath of the United States, including Los Angeles and Chicago, is now in range of North Korean weapons. Independent journalists were not given access to cover the event depicted in this image distributed by the Korean Central News Agency via Korea News Service.  (Korean Central News Agency/Korea News Service via AP)
The Latest: Seoul, Washington to talk over missile limitsThe Latest: South Korea says it plans to hold talks with the United States on increasing the warhead limit for South Korean missiles
The Associated Press4 hours ago
In this photo provided by South Korea Defense Ministry, South Korea's Hyunmoo II Missile system fires missiles during the combined military exercise between the U.S. and South Korea against North Korea at an undisclosed location in South Korea, Saturday, July 29, 2017. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Saturday the second flight test of an intercontinental ballistic missile demonstrated his country can hit the U.S. mainland, hours after the launch left analysts concluding that a wide swath of the United States, including Los Angeles and Chicago, is now in range of North Korean weapons. (South Korea Defense Ministry via AP)
North Korean ICBM launches dim South's hopes for talksNorth Korea's rapidly accelerating nuclear weapons program is beginning to pose a grave challenge for liberal South Korean President Moon Jae-in, whose dovish proposals for engagement have been met by silence
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Roadside bomb in southwest Pakistan kills 4, wounds 5Pakistan government official says roadside bomb has struck a vehicle carrying villagers in a southwestern border town near Iran
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People react while watching a news broadcast on a missile launch in Pyongyang, North Korea, Saturday, July 29, 2017. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Saturday the second flight test of an intercontinental ballistic missile demonstrated his country can hit the U.S. mainland, hours after the launch left analysts concluding that a wide swath of the United States, including Los Angeles and Chicago, is now in range of North Korean weapons. (AP Photo/Jon Chol Jin)
North Korea says 2nd ICBM test puts 'entire' US in rangeNorth Korean leader Kim Jong Un says the second flight test of an intercontinental ballistic missile demonstrates his country can hit the U.S. mainland
The Associated Press5 hours ago
North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un has observed second ICBM test, says launch demonstrates surprise attack capabilityNorth Korea says leader Kim Jong Un has observed second ICBM test, says launch demonstrates surprise attack capability
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013 file photo shows Pakistan's Petroleum and Natural Resources Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in Islamabad, Pakistan. With Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif disqualified by the country's top court and out of his job, questions are swirling over who will succeed him as head of government.(AP Photo/B.K. Bangash)
Pakistan's prime minister resigns after high court rulingPakistan's prime minister steps down after Supreme Court disqualifies him from office, plunging nation into crisis
The Associated Press16 hours ago
Supporters of opposition parties celebrate the dismissal of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif outside the Supreme Court in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, July 28, 2017. Pakistan's Supreme Court in a unanimous decision has asked the country's anti-corruption body to file corruption charges against Sharif, his two sons and daughter for concealing their assets. (AP Photo/B.K. Bangash)
A look at who might be Pakistan's next prime ministerWith Pakistani Prime Minister Sharif disqualified by top court and out of his job, a look at who might succeed him
The Associated Press18 hours ago
Thai man living in Florida found dead along Oklahoma highwayState investigators have identified a man whose body was found on the side of a highway in central Oklahoma as a native of Thailand who had been living in Florida
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Japan says North Korea has fired what appears to be a missile, could land in waters off JapanJapan says North Korea has fired what appears to be a missile, could land in waters off Japan
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Philippines: Only 60 militants fighting in Marawi siegeThe Philippine military says only about 60 pro-Islamic State group militants are still fighting in a bloody siege of southern Marawi city that has left 630 people dead, including more than 470 gunmen, and dragged on for more than two months
The Associated Press21 hours ago
Pakistani opposition leader Imran Khan gestures during a news conference regarding the dismissal of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, July 28, 2017. Opposition lawmakers, who petitioned the court for disqualification of Sharif, welcomed the court decision, saying it was a victory for justice. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)
The Latest: Pakistan's Imran Khan hails PM disqualificationThe Latest: Pakistan's cricket legend-turned-opposition leader Imran Khan welcomes disqualification of PM Sharif
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Myanmar court agrees to speed up trial of journalistsA court in northern Myanmar has agreed to expedite the trial of three journalists charged with violating a law that provides up to three years' imprisonment for people who help groups that are deemed illegal
The Associated Press22 hours ago
A woman walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Friday, July 28, 2017. Asian shares slid Friday as investors evaluated the latest raft of corporate earnings, including those from tech stocks, which had a poor day on Wall Street and weighed on overall investor sentiment. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
Stock markets slide as tech earnings underwhelmAsian, European shares slide as concerns spread over Wall Street's tech sell-off
The Associated Press23 hours ago
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