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Protesters chant "Free Goto" during a demonstration in front of the Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's official residence in Tokyo, Jan. 27, 2015.

IS Renews Threats Against 2 Foreign Hostages

In purported IS video Tuesday, man believed to be Japanese journalist Kenji Goto says he 'has 24 hours left to live' and Jordanian hostage 'has even less' time More

Photogallery Obama Pledges Economic Aid to India, but Says Trade Barriers Remain

Obama is first US president to attend India's Republic Day, which celebrates its first constitution as an independent state More

FILE - Civilians who fled their homes following an attacked by Islamist militants in Bama, take refuge at a School in Maiduguri, Nigeria.

Thousands Flee Boko Haram Threats

The Cameroonian government says humanitarian and food crises loom as Boko Haram insurgents loot food and livestock from farms More

A man watches a television broadcasting a news about detained two Japanese, at an electronics store in Tokyo, Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015.

IS Deadline for Japanese Hostages Expires

Hours before deadline passed, Junko Ishido, mother of Kenji Goto, asked government to pay $200 million ransom More

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks at the Vibrant Gujarat summit in Gandhinagar, Jan. 11, 2015.

India Pushes Back Against China Ahead of Obama Visit

Diplomats and politicians say India played a role in checking China's expansion in Sri Lanka and Bangladesh and improved ties with Japan and Vietnam More

The latest images from Syria

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  • Men check a damaged vehicle as a Free Syrian Army fighter, carrying his weapon, walks by in the besieged area of Homs, Syria, May 27, 2013.
  • The inside of a damaged mosque in Dahra Abd Rabbo village, Aleppo, May 27, 2013.
  • U.S. Senator John McCain meets with U.S. troops in southern Turkey, May 27, 2013.  During the trip he made a visit to meet with rebels in Syria.  This picture was released on his Twitter account.
  • Syrians participate in the funeral prayer for Youssef Ghazi al-Sarmani, who was killed in fighting between rebel and government forces, May 27. The logo in red reads "Talbiseh".
  • A boy makes pastry at a shop in Darkush town, Idlib province, May 26, 2013.
  • A group of men smuggle diesel fuel from Syria to Turkey hoping to sell it at a higher price, across the Al-Assi River in Idlib, May 26, 2013.
  • Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad during clashes against Syrian rebels in Aleppo, May 26, 2013.
  • Supporters and relatives of Hezbollah members attend the funeral of a Hezbollah fighter who died in the Syrian conflict. The funeral took place in the Ouzai district in Beirut, May 26, 2013.
  • A Free Syrian Army fighter feeds pigeons in Homs, May 26, 2013.
  • Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad take their position during a clashes against rebels, Aleppo, Syria, May 26, 2013. (SANA).

Russia Strikes Back at Obama's State of the Union Comments

Russian foreign minister says President Barack Obama's State of the Union address reflected 'the US desire to dominate world affairs'

Japan Demands IS Release Hostages

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says militant group's demand to pay ransom in exchange for lives of hostages is unforgivable

Amnesty: Images Show Boko Haram Devastation in Nigeria

Also, Chad says it will help Cameroon fight Boko Haram militants attacking it from Nigeria, calls on neighboring nations to aid effort

Rights Group Calls for Political Reform in Cambodia

Hun Sen, leader of Cambodia since 1985, is the sixth longest-serving political leader in the world

Next Charlie Hebdo Cover to Feature Prophet Muhammad

In preview released to media this week, caricature of weeping Prophet is shown holding sign saying 'I Am Charlie' and standing under headline 'All is Forgiven'

UN Mediates Libya Peace Talks

Effort aimed at reaching political solution to end fighting in conflict-ridden country are expected to get underway this week in Geneva

Netanyahu Out of Step with French Leaders at Paris Rally

Initially, Netanyahu declined invitation to attend citing security concerns; however later he recanted and informed the French he would attend the march after all

Video Muslims Worldwide Condemn Attack on French Magazine

Attack on Charlie Hebdo draws condemnation, but many also are upset at what they see as paper's offensive cartoons

French Police Kill 3 Gunmen to End Hostage Crises

Authorities raid locations in Paris and nearby town, hostages' status unknown

North Korea Rejects South's Call for Talks

Rebuff of South Korean resolution contradicts North's leader Kim Jong Un's statement that he is open to summit

France Frequent Target of Islamic Extremist Terrorism

Since summer of 2013, according to French police, five terror plots have been thwarted

Dissidents: Cuba Frees 2 More Political Prisoners

Five detainees have been liberated over past 24 hours; commitment by Havana to free prisoners is major part of historic deal with US announced last month

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