WASHINGTON, Jan 14 (Bernama) -- The White House National Security Council (NSC) last year asked United States (US) Department of Defence to provide military options to strike Iran, according to a US media report on Sunday.
The CVR was found about 50 metres away from where the flight data recorder (FDR) was recovered on Nov 1.
JAKARTA, Jan 14 (Bernama) -- Divers on Monday recovered a cockpit voice recorder of the Lion Air plane that plunged into waters off western Indonesia on Oct 29, 2018, killing all 189 people on board, spokesman of Indonesian Transport Ministry, Hengky Angkasawan told Xinhua news agency over the phone.
YANGON, Jan 14 (Bernama) -- A new elephant camp will be opened in Myanmar's Magway region next month as a wildlife-based tourist destination and a wildlife conservation center, the official Global New Light of Myanmar reported Monday.
GAZA CITY, Jan 14 (Bernama) -- A Palestinian man on Sunday succumbed to wounds he sustained from Israeli army gunfire during demonstrations near the Gaza Strip’s eastern border, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting the Palestinian Health Ministry.
LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan, Jan 12 (Bernama) -- At least 11 Taliban militants have been killed and three others wounded in two southern Afghan provinces, China's Xinhua News Agency reported authorities as saying on Saturday.
TORONTO, Jan 12 (Bernama) -- The Saudi teenager Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, who barricaded herself in a Bangkok hotel is on her way to Canada after her asylum request made through the United Nations has been granted.