Rohingya may face 'death penalty' over Myanmar murders
74 suspects held on remand face several charges under Counter-Terrorism Laws and Penal Code, which carry the death penalty

EU: Russia faces 'all options' if atrocities continue
European Council summit in Brussels covering migration, relations with Russia, and situation in Syria

Tsai reiterates Taiwan's status quo on national day
Calls for talks with Beijing in National Day speech, while pledging to maintain small self-ruled island nation's status quo

Russia: US-led coalition forces kill 62 Syrian troops
Nearly 100 troops injured in attack in Syria's Deir Ez-Zour province

Pakistan suicide bomb attack kills more than 20
Dozens injured in the attack on a mosque in the northwest during Friday prayers

Duterte slams US, says Philippines no longer a colony
America has question too many to answer, says Rodrigo Duterte, citing 600,000 Moro allegedly killed during US pacification

Landmark major peace conference begins in Myanmar
18 of country's 21 rebel groups attending conference along with UN chief Ban Ki-moon and international diplomats

Russian airstrike kills 3 in Syria's Idlib
Eight people were also injured in the Russian strike

Ex-UN chief to head Myanmar's advisory body on Rakhine
Suu Kyi says commission, chaired by Kofi Annan, to be formed to resolve problems in troubled state home to Rohingya Muslims