The defensive maneuver was intended to hinder aerial attacks against the oil field.
Mark Lippert, the U.S. ambassador to South Korea, underwent a two-hour surgery after being attacked by a knife-wielding man in Seoul.
Liberia can announce itself Ebola-free after 42 days from the patient's release, if no new Ebola cases crop up in the country.
Documents revealed by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden show that New Zealand is conducting mass electronic surveillance of regional allies.
The head of Russia’s Security Council accused the U.S. of funding Russian opposition groups.
Days ahead of the first anniversary of the aircraft's mysterious disappearance, Tony Abbott hinted that the search may be scaled back.
BBC aired a controversial film in the U.K. about a 2012 New Delhi rape after the Indian government barred its India broadcast.