The head of Pakistan's military has said the army supports the government's policy of dialogue with Islamic militants.
An Iranian lawmaker is calling on Afghanistan to release more water to save a regional lake.
Opposition activists held a demonstration at a stadium in Azerbaijan’s capital to rally against the landslide election victory of President Ilham Aliyev earlier this week.
Two police officers and one civilian have been killed when a suicide car bomber detonated his vehicle at a police station in the Afghan eastern province of Nangarhar.
The secret U.S. court that oversees the surveillance of terrorist and foreign espionage targets by U.S. agencies has authorized the National Security Agency (NSA) to keep collecting the phone records of people in the United States.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Afghan President Hamid Karzai have held a second day of talks focusing on a new security pact.
Malala Yousafzai’s work earned her a nomination for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize.
News reports said U.S. forces seized Latif Mehsud recently in Afghanistan.
The World Bank says Emerging Europe and Central Asia have seen some setbacks during the global financial and Europe crises, but both regions are showing signs of rebounding.
At least two Pakistani security personnel have been killed in a suicide explosion in a restive northwestern tribal area bordering Afghanistan.
Uzbek authorities have reportedly accepted responsibility for a Tajik train's derailing on its territory.
Former U.S. intelligence worker Edward Snowden has met with his father at an undisclosed location in the Moscow area.