Sweden ends new cooperation agreements, while the EU threatens to dump trade preferences.
Andrei Lankov sees little direct impact on North Korea from latest U.S. move -- unless China starts fully enforcing sanctions.
Chinese travel agencies say they have been quietly ordered not to take tour groups to the Holy See, 'because that state doesn't legally recognize us.'
In an open letter, they say the charges intimidate the media and restrict press freedom.
Jiang's family says it doesn't accept the sentence and that his 'confession' was probably obtained under duress in the absence of independent legal counsel.
Move is seen as a way to increase pressure on North Korea to help the U.S. and it allies address Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions.
Prime Minister Hun Sen remains defiant in the face of global criticism.
Members of the Arakan National Party tell Scot Marciel that using the term ‘Rohingya’ could exacerbate ethnic tension in volatile Rakhine state.
Birth control is restricted in order to produce more 'socialist workers' in the politically isolated country.
Officials recapture five, but report others could have crossed into Malaysia.
The U.S., meanwhile, designates North Korea as state-sponsor of terrorism.
She had labored for hours in agony, and died on her way to the operating room when doctors finally relented.