Sussan Ley's resignation will force a reshuffle on PM Malcolm Turnbull, the first since he took power in 2015.
Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee left the S. Korean special prosecutor's office early on Friday.
Syrian state television quoted the army as saying several rockets were fired from an area near Lake Tiberias in northern Israel.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's two-day visit to Manila aims to further solidify relations with the Philippines.
Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Thursday he will announce soon whether he will run for South Korea's presidency.
Economic sanctions against Iran were lifted after a historic nuclear agreement between Iran and world powers in 2015.
Russia said the change is as part of a previously announced partial drawdown.
Israli media said this is part of an investigation into allegations that Netanyahu improperly accepted gifts from wealthy supporters.
Ban's younger brother and nephew were accused of a scheme to bribe a Middle Eastern official.
Many of the charities received millions of dollars of state funds, but failed to show where the money was spent.