SEOUL, April 18 (Bernama) -- Overturning a lower court decision, an appellate court rejected a request Thursday to make public diplomatic documents related to South Korea's 2015 deal with Japan over Tokyo's wartime sex slaves, Yonhap news agency reported.
LIMA, April 18 (Bernama) -- Former Peruvian President Alan Garcia died on Wednesday in a hospital in Lima, reported Xinhua news agency, based on a Twitter post by Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra.
IDLIB (Syria), April 18 (Bernama) -- Millions of war refugees in Syria, especially children and pregnant women, are desperately in need of supplementary vitamins and medical aid particularly those suffering from cholera (diseases caused by contaminated food and water).
MOGADISHU, April 18 (Bernama) -- At least four people were killed and more than 13 wounded when a car bomb exploded in the Somali capital Mogadishu, officials said -- the second such attack on Wednesday, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting a police officer.
KHARTOUM, April 18 (Bernama) -- Sudan's transitional military council on Wednesday said that two brothers of former President Omar al-Bashir have been arrested and put in prison, Xinhua news agency reported.
BRUSSELS, April 18 (Bernama) -- Internet companies should remove terrorist content within one hour after receiving an order from the authorities, to combat radicalisation and contribute to public security, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting a proposal approved in the European Parliament on Wednesday.
LOS ANGELES, April 18 (Bernama) -- The Walt Disney Company announced Wednesday that it will donate US$5 million to help rebuild the fire-ravaged Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, Xinhua news agency reported, quoting Walt Disney's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in a statement.