U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry traveled to Mogadishu, Somalia, Tuesday.
The Australian Federal Police has defended its cooperation with Indonesia in the case of two drug traffickers.
Top political leaders from Taiwan and China met for the first time in six years Monday.
Four more people were rescued from wreckage in Nepal on Sunday, more than a week after a powerful earthquake hit the country.
A Pakistani court has sentenced 10 men to life in prison for the 2012 shooting of a 15-year-old education activist.
The Nigerian army says it has freed another 150 people who were held by the militant group Boko Haram.
A 15-year-old boy was pulled out alive from the ruins of a hotel in Kathmandu on Thursday.
Australia has withdrawn its ambassador to Indonesia after it executed two Australian prisoners early Wednesday.
Trafficking of synthetic, or man-made, drugs is growing across much of Southeast Asia.
The United Nations said Wednesday that it was beginning to provide food and medicine around the town of Ghorkha, Nepal.