Australia ramps up terror threat response
Canberra raised its threat level to high in September and has since carried out a series of raids with the departure of at least 110 of its nationals to Iraq and Syria to fight with the Islamic State group.
Russian opposition leader Nemtsov shot dead in MoscowPublished: 02/28/2015 08:49
Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, an outspoken critic of President Vladimir Putin and Russia's involvement in the war in Ukraine, was shot dead steps from the Kremlin in central Moscow late on Friday
US furious over Russia's 'lies' on UkrainePublished: 02/25/2015 19:30
Britain said it was dispatching a team of soldiers to Ukraine for "training" and warned Russia could be cut off from the SWIFT international banking network, while Russia's Gazprom is threatening to stop gas supplies to Ukraine.
China ejects spy chief from group of advisers - XinhuaPublished: 02/25/2015 19:00
Ma Jian, a vice minister at the Ministry of State Security, is the most senior security official facing investigation since former domestic security tsar Zhou Yongkang was ensnared in a graft scandal last July.
U.S. 'deeply concerned' by North Korean nuclear advancesPublished: 02/25/2015 11:36
The United States is "deeply concerned" about North Korea's nuclear advances, a senior U.S. official said on Tuesday after a U.S. research institute predicted Pyongyang could possess as many as 100 nuclear weapons within five years