A South Korean ship and its captain, seized and detained in Iran since January, were released on Friday, South Korea's foreign ministry said.
Malaysia has seized elephant tusks and pangolin scales from Africa worth almost a million dollars, an official said Wednesday, highlighting the country's role as a hub for smuggling rare animal parts.
Myanmar authorities ceremonially burned 25 kinds of seized narcotic drugs in Yangon on Monday to mark the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.
Turkish security forces have seized more than a ton of heroin hidden in a Democratic Republic of Congo-flagged cargo ship in a raid in international waters on Wednesday, Reuters reported.
The regional police chief here has agreed to demands to resign by pro-Russian protesters who occupied his headquarters Saturday, hours after a dozen gunmen seized two buildings in another eastern Ukraine town.
The Ukrainian government on Sunday launched an "anti-terrorist" operation in an eastern city where armed pro-Russian men seized police and security services buildings, Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said.
The Hong Kong Customs seized 0.8 kilograms of heroin concealed in a metal gear at the Hong Kong International Airport on Thursday, which was the second time that the concealment method has been unveiled in the last two weeks.
China's southwest border province, Yunnan, is still being hit hard by drug trafficking.
The Colombian authorities seized more than 1.2 tons of marijuana Sunday in a rural area of the northern Magdalena department.
Ratings agency Standard & Poor's Ratings Services on Friday downgraded Qantas Airways' credit rating to BB+, from BBB-.
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worldworldsenior US investigative journalist Seymour Hersh released an investigation report revealing that the explosion of the Nord Stream underwater natural gas
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International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde said here Thursday that South Korea needs to enhance its economic dynamism through service and labor market reforms.
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