Posts tagged ‘Asia’

March 11, 2012

Official: US Troop Opened Fire on Afghans

A U.S. service member walked out of his base in southern Afghanistan before dawn Sunday and started shooting Afghan civilians, Afghan and NATO officials said. There were widely varying reports of casualties.

December 19, 2011

Clinton Hopes for Better Relations With North Korea

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton expressed hopes for improved relations with North Korea in her first public comments on the death of its leader Kim Jong Il. She spoke Monday after meeting with Japanese Foreign Minister Koichiro Gemba.