Malaysian troops have killed at least 13 fighters believed to be a part of an armed Philippine group staking a decades-old claim to a southern territory.
The longtime socialist leader died Tuesday in a military hospital after a long struggle with cancer. He was 58.
Lines form down the road to Mutomo Primary School as voters exercise patience during the Kenyan general elections of March 4, 2013. (J. Craig/VOA)
A female ethnic minority delegate walks out with others from the Great Hall of the People, after attending the opening session of the National People's Congress in Beijing, China.
ທ່ານ Hugo Chavez ປະທານາທິບໍດີຂອງ Venezuela ເສຍຊີວິດ ຍ້ອນໂຣກມະເຮັງ
Delegates from across China have gathered in Beijing for a 13-day session of the National People's Congress that will complete China's once-a-decade leadership change.
A cloud of sand suspended in the air passes over the Mediterranean coastal city of Netanya in the center of Israel.
Mexico's Carlos Slim tops the Forbes list as the world's richest man for the fourth year in a row.