We will send Rohingya back, says Malaysia, amid calls to rescue migrants – CNN

CNN We will send Rohingya back, says Malaysia, amid calls to rescue migrantsCNN(CNN) A top Malaysian official says the surge of migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh seeking asylum in his country and neighboring Indonesia in recent days is unwelcome — and his government will turn back any illegal arrivals. "We cannot welcome …More than 700 migrants […]


Leaders of attempted Burundi coup arrested – Los Angeles Times

Al Jazeera America Leaders of attempted Burundi coup arrestedLos Angeles TimesBurundian authorities Friday announced the arrest of the leaders of Wednesday's attempted military coup, but coup's front man, Gen. Godefroid Niyombare escaped, after President Pierre Nkurunziza flew back into Burundi late Thursday. The arrests came …Africa Live: Burundi updates 15 MayBBC NewsBurundi Coup Leaders Arrested, Says […]


US Marine Helicopter's Wreckage Is Found, Nepal's Military Says – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.com US Marine Helicopter's Wreckage Is Found, Nepal's Military SaysNBCNews.comKATHMANDU, Nepal — The wreckage of a U.S. Marine helicopter that went missing during a relief mission in quake-devastated Nepal has been found, the Himalayan country's military told NBC News on Friday. The chopper — with six Americans and two …US helicopter destroyed, no survivors: Nepal defense […]


Modi Calls on China to Rethink Stances That Strain Ties to India – New York Times

New York Times Modi Calls on China to Rethink Stances That Strain Ties to IndiaNew York TimesHONG KONG — India's prime minister, Narendra Modi, warned China's leaders on Friday that it was up to them to rethink policies that he said had impeded cooperation between the two Asian giants. Mr. Modi made the comments to […]


BB King, 'King of the Blues,' Dead at Age 89 – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.com BB King, 'King of the Blues,' Dead at Age 89NBCNews.comLAS VEGAS — B.B. King, whose scorching guitar licks and heartfelt vocals made him the idol of generations of musicians and fans while earning him the nickname "King of the Blues," died late Thursday. He was 89. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg …What made BB King […]


Obama vows to keep Arab allies secure amid Iran deal fears – Washington Post

Washington Post Obama vows to keep Arab allies secure amid Iran deal fearsWashington PostWASHINGTON — Charging toward an Iran nuclear agreement, President Barack Obama is assuring Arab allies that they are safe from the threat of an empowered Tehran as he seeks to shore up some of America's most critical security partnerships. However …US Congress Sends […]