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Updated: 11th January 2020 22:20Asia

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Iran's belated admission of blame has squandered the national unity seen after Qassem Soleimani's assassination.
Politics
The Taliban immediately took responsibility for the attack on a U.S. military vehicle.
World News
The head of the Revolutionary Guard's aerospace division said an officer mistook the passenger plane for a cruise missile.
Culture & Arts
Perfect camel shadows, Australia's bushfires and an Elvis impersonator highlight the week's best images.

Politics
India’s Supreme Court has ordered the government to review all curbs in Kashmir, saying that freedom of internet access is a "fundamental right."
Politics
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said limiting Trump's military action with Iran will fulfill the House's duty to "keep the American people safe."
Weird News
Officials want to add more "cognitive diversity" to the Civil Service and the spoon bending psychic figures that makes him the perfect candidate.
World News
“This is state terrorism,” Zarif said of the killing of Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard’s Quds Force.
Politics
Manufacturing activity just sank to a 10-year low, battered by Trump's trade war with China.
World News
At least 60 people in Indonesia’s capital have been killed in floods after the biggest rainfall since records began.
Politics
Knitting needles are clicking furiously around the world to create protective pouches and blankets for wildlife made homeless by Australian wildfires.
World News
Kane Tanaka, who was last year confirmed as the oldest living person, celebrated her birthday in southern Japan.
Politics
Some legal experts questioned whether Trump had the legal authority to target Soleimani on Iraqi soil without the permission of Iraq’s government.
World News
“Hong Kong people have showed us that ‘one country, two systems’ is definitely not feasible,” President Tsai Ing-wen said of Beijing's suggestion.
Politics
The North Korean leader signaled Wednesday that his country could soon resume nuclear weapons testing. But Trump said he believes Kim is a "man of his word."
Politics
After protesters burned a security post at the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, the U.S. is sending about 750 soldiers to the Middle East, with more possible in the coming days.
World News
Ghosn faces four charges - which he denies - including hiding income and enriching himself through payments to dealerships in the Middle East.
World News
He Jiankui, the lead researcher, shocked the scientific world when he announced in November 2018 that he had altered the embryos of twin girls.
Entertainment
The final chapter in the sequel trilogy became the 10th-highest grossing movie of the year worldwide and the seventh-biggest in the U.S.
World News
Police found the heads of two persons, as well as five bodies, on the boat on Saturday, a Coast Guard official said.