South Korea says it has returned fire after North Korea fired dozens of artillery shells at one of its border islands, killing two marines.
Reports from the United States say a man who claimed to be a leading Taliban negotiator in secret talks with Afghan officials was a fake.
Cambodia announces an investigation into the stampede that killed nearly four hundred people.
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