Security forces killed one of the two attackers in gun battle. No other injuries reported yet.
US forces in Mindanao might be targeted by the kidnap-for-ransom groups, said the Philippine President.
Five boys were rescued after police raided an American man's hotel room in Kathmandu over the weekend.
At least eight workers were still missing Monday, two days after the explosion and fire.
The UNSC should adopt a new resolution to close loopholes left in the March resolution, ROK said.
The move comes days after the DPRK carried out its fifth and biggest nuclear test.
The ROK warns of another nuclear test by the DPRK in a tunnel at its mountainous test site.
After Sunday’s knife attack in Sydney, the government appealed for public support in its fight against terrorism.
Rebels evacuated the town of Daraya after controlling it for nearly four years.
Once linked to al-Qaida, the Philippines-based group has reportedly pledged allegiance to Islamic State.