U.S., China Officials Meet This Week

U.S., China Officials Meet This Week

The U.S. will press China to ramp up pressure on North Korea in a round of high-level talks on Wednesday, though China would rather talk trade.

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Qatar Dismisses Arab Demands as Diplomatic Spat Drags On

The stalemate between Qatar and its Arab neighbors showed no signs of easing after Doha described the demands it received as unrealistic, despite calls for a diplomatic solution by a top Emirati official.

Indonesian Police Station Attacked by Suspected Militants

Authorities say two suspected militants have attacked police in western Indonesia, leaving an officer and an assailant dead.

Mozambique Audit Report Asks, Where Is More Than $1 Billion?

A report by audit and security firm Kroll Inc. finds three state-owned companies in Mozambique can’t account for more than $1 billion in loans and bonds raised on the international market

Oil Tanker Explodes in Pakistan, Killing More Than 120 People

An overturned tanker caught fire on a highway and killed dozens of people who had rushed to the scene to gather leaking fuel.

High-Rises Across England Fail Safety Checks After London Fire

U.K. authorities said so far at least 27 high-rises across England have failed fire-safety checks prompted by the fire in a London residential tower earlier this month that killed at least 79 people.