In an email sent to media, a Taliban spokesman claimed responsibility for the assault on Friday.
The US vice president met with Australian PM on Saturday as part of his four-country trip to the Pacific Rim.
Thousands of displaced Syrians were evacuated out of besieged areas Friday.
Oceanographers had obtained a genuine Boeing 777 wing flap and studied how that part drifted in the ocean.
The ROK and the US speculates that Pyongyang may stage another nuclear test during the celebration of its army's 85th anniversary.
Iranian President Rouhani and hardline rival Raisi were among the six approved to run in May's presidential election.
The notorious shrine honors 14 Class-A convicted war criminals among 2.5 million Japanese war dead from WWII.
Insufficient evidence was provided to order Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's removal from office, Pakistan's Supreme Court said.
Kiev did not provide enough evidence to back up its claim that Moscow sponsored terrorism, The International Court of Justice said.
The US Vice President says Washington is interested in a "win-win relationship" with Southeast Asia's biggest economy.