Nearly 60 people have been arrested so far in the conservative Muslim country’s anti-LGBTQ crackdown.
Japanese broadcaster NHK announced this week that one of its young reporters died of “karoshi,” a term for overwork, in 2013.
Taipei is hosting what is being touted as the first-ever LGBTQ art exhibition at a government-run museum in Asia.
from NBC News World News http://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/groundbreaking-lgbtq-art-show-display-taiwan-n808336?cid=public-rss_20171010
Vladimir Putin hosted U.S. ally King Salman of Saudi Arabia for talks this week
Three U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers and one local soldier were killed in Niger on Wednesday, in an ambush by suspected Islamic militants operating from Mali.
from NBC News World News http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/three-u-s-soldiers-killed-niger-suspected-ambush-n807821?cid=public-rss_20171010
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was called to the White House after a furious President Trump reacted to reports of a growing rift between the two men.
A report from a humanitarian organization working in Syria is sounding the alarm about the high levels of civilian casualties and the worst levels of violence since the battle for Aleppo in 2016.