• Protests in support of detained asylum seekers.

    Amid global outcry over systemic abuse in Australia’s offshore asylum centers, Papua New Guinea’s Prime Minister Peter O’Neill announced that the two countries have agreed to close the Manus Island facility. 

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 17, 2016, 3:58 AM EDT
  • Hua Hin, Thailand

    At least three people were killed and 10 others injured after a series of bomb blasts ripped through tourist hotspots in Thailand's Hua Hin and Phuket on Thursday and Friday. 

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 12, 2016, 1:08 AM EDT