The leader of the Roman Catholic Church has called on priests to forgive what the church considers a serious sin, abortion.
North Korea’s National Defense Commission has denied apologizing for a landmine explosion that injured two South Koreans.
Sierra Leone has quarantined 50 people in the northern area of Kambia.
President Barack Obama walked on a melting Arctic glacier, a river of ice, in Alaska Tuesday.
Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha says a suspect matching the description of the bomber of a shrine in Bangkok has been arrested.
Reuters news agency reports that Lebanese protesters occupied the environment ministry in the capital Beirut on Tuesday.
The Interior Ministers of Britain, France and Germany have called for urgent action to deal with thousands of migrants arriving in Europe.
President Obama visits the state of Alaska Monday.
And the youngest winner of a Nobel Prize visited VOA in Washington on Sunday.
Thai officials are seeking two additional people in connection with their investigation of a deadly bombing in Bangkok.