Results for: regional+tensions

Philippines dismisses China concerns over South China Sea military repairs

Tensions simmer in Yemen after airstrikes

Iran accuses Turkish leader Erdogan of fomenting regional strife

Villager: Muslim fighters kill 11 in Central African attacks

Putin sacks two senior Kremlin officials amid speculation of turf wars

Saudi Arabia invites Iraq's Abadi to visit in big sign of thaw

China's Xi preaches peace in key note address

Myanmar army commander pledges successful elections

Asia crawls higher after upbeat US data, dollar stands tall

Ukraine leader fires powerful oligarch Kolomoisky as regional chief

Glimmers of hope in Central African Republic but peace elusive

Russia threatens to aim nuclear missiles at Denmark ships if it joins NATO...

Oil leaps 5 percent, most in a month, on air strikes in Yemen

Stocks close with slight gains, but still end the week lower

Ukraine's president dismisses powerful regional governor

US inflation, Greek tensions in focus

Kurdish militant leader says armed struggle with Turkey 'unsustainable'

Shiite rebels fire on protesters in south Yemen, killing 6

Israelis fret about risk of isolation but concern may be overdone

Fearing Islamic State, some Afghan Shi'ites seek help from old enemies

Nigerian leader urges peaceful vote as elections loom

Analysis: A divided Israel may seek unity government

VA hospital construction chief retires amid investigation

Hezbollah hints at possible Syria intervention

North Korean leader sends special envoy to China

Syrian opposition urges rebels to join key battle

Pakistan arrested American who was killed by drone

Turkish PM talks Syria with Obama at White House

Hezbollah says it will keep fighting in Syria

AP sources: US close to OK on arming Syrian rebels

US officials start talks on arming Syria's rebels

Russia to continue using Kazakhstan's space center

Despite tension, NKorea lets in tourists, athletes

Turkey says it won't be drawn into Syria conflict

Falling yen to make Japan's goods more affordable

China questions Japan rule over Okinawa

North Korea replaces hard-line defense minister

NKorea: Detained American smuggled in propaganda

Iraq rejects refuge for Turkey's Kurdish fighters

Italian policemen shot near new gov't swearing-in

Qatar faces backlash among rebel groups in Syria

China skeptical of expanded US role in the Pacific

Venezuela frees US filmmaker jailed as alleged spy

NKorea issues warning ahead of US-SKorea summit

President Assad says Syria able to face Israel

US calls for NKorea amnesty for sentenced American

Afghan policeman killed in Pakistan border clash

Iraqis go to polls for first time since US pullout

Fighting in Syria, Hezbollah charts risky course

Chance for sibling 1st at National Spelling Bee

NKorean envoy delivers letter to China's president

Deadly attack stokes Chile Mapuche conflict

US urges China collaboration on cyber intrusions

Automakers target Chinese buyers at Shanghai show

Venezuela crackdown deemed worst in years

Syria Muslim Brotherhood denies seeking power grab

Obama thanks Singapore PM for military cooperation

US missile defense shield to counter NKorea threat

Thousands of Palestinians protest in West Bank

Afghan leader alleges US, Taliban are colluding

In Myanmar, answers to ethnic conflict elusive

Syrian rebels capture country's largest dam

Armenian president re-elected, exit poll says

Chaotic influx of refugees to Lebanon stirs fears

Pakistani tribesmen pushing Taliban to talk peace

Christians in Holy Land, Mideast celebrate Easter

US Anti-Chemical Battalion Returns to SKorea

Attacks leave more than 50 dead in central Nigeria

Israel faces geopolitical tangle with natural gas

Officials: Arms shipments rise to Syrian rebels

Angry Bundaberg residents can't inspect flood-hit homes

Obama, Netanyahu show solidarity on Iran

Gypsies flock to bridal fair as parents negotiate

Regional soccer league mulled in the Balkans

Obama warns of 'enclave for extremism' in Syria

Kevin Rudd on overseas speaking tour

Algeria attack poses fresh security issues

Amnesty: NKorea control expands beyond the gulag

New ministry in NT announced

Violent start in Kenyan election police killed