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U.S. moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korean site, sparking protests

SEOUL The U.S. military started moving parts of its controversial THAAD anti-missile defense system to a deployment site in South Korea on Wednesday amid high tensions over North Korea's missile and nuclear programs.

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Hong Kong police arrest two disqualified lawmakers: party

HONG KONG Hong Kong police on Wednesday arrested two disqualified pro-independence legislators for unlawful assembly over an effort to force their way into a Legislative Council meeting in November, their political party said.

3:17am EDT

Zambian court rejects application to dismiss opposition leader's treason charge

LUSAKA A Zambian court rejected a bid on Wednesday by lawyers for detained opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema to have treason charges against him dropped.

4:31am EDT

Fight for power takes new forms as Kenyan elections approach

KISUMU A crowd of elated young men danced outside the market in Kenya’s southern Kisumu city, waving the crisp new 200 shilling ($2) notes that a local politician was distributing from behind a dusty speaker that pounded out music.

2:55am EDT

Thai police to review ways to take down online content after Facebook killing

BANGKOK Police in Thailand on Wednesday said they would discuss how to expedite taking down "inappropriate online content" after a man broadcast himself killing his 11-month-old daughter in a live video on Facebook.

Tech, Thailand, Facebook 3:27am EDT

Turkey can't join EU with new constitution - lead EU lawmaker

BRUSSELS Turkey will close the door on joining the European Union if it adopts constitutional changes backed at a referendum last week, a leading member of the EU parliament responsible for dealings with Ankara said on Wednesday.

Turkey 4:06am EDT

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