Fearing unrest 100 000 kurds flee Kirkuk as Iraqi militias press on
About 100,000 Kurds have fled Kirkuk, fearing unrest, since Monday's takeover of the region by Iraqi forces.
Apple is slipping after reports of iPhone 8 production cuts AAPL
Apple's stock price is falling after reports that it has cut production orders of the iPhone 8 are released.
The US has an aircraft carrier drilling with South Korean ships to send a message to Kim Jong Un
"The dangerous and aggressive behavior by North Korea concerns everybody in the world... We are ready to defend the Republic of Korea."
Iran vows to accelerate missile program defying Trumps crackdown
"Iran's ballistic missile program will expand and it will continue with more speed in reaction to Trump's hostile approach"
Magnitude 61 earthquake strikes off the coast of southern Japan
An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck off southern Japan on Thursday, the United States Geological Survey said.