Suspicion that gay rights is a "Western agenda" aimed at destroying Indonesian culture has helped fuel an unprecedented crackdown on the nation's LGBT community.
Jewel Topsfield Among a trove of chilling declassified documents that reveal the US government's knowledge and support of a campaign of mass murder against Indonesia's Communist Party in the mid-1960s, one "important cable" cites as its source a "reliable Australian journalist".
Lucy Cormack Accused drug smuggler Cassandra Sainsbury faces six years in a Colombian prison, after reportedly striking a plea bargain with prosecutors.
Colin Cosier An Australian teacher has been shot and killed in a daylight street robbery while walking home in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi.
Lindsay Murdoch Bangkok: The Turnbull government has defended Australia's support for the Cambodian military, even as its soldiers train to use force against civilians amid a ruthless crackdown on democracy and political freedoms.
Nick Miller Europe's leaders are expected to deliver a polite but firm "must try harder" rebuff to Britain on Brexit.
New Zealand kingmaker Winston Peters says he will form a coalition with Labour, handing Jacinda Ardern the prime ministership.
Andrew Taylor Will the elevation of Jacinda Ardern to New Zealand's top job prove awkward for Foreign Minister Julie Bishop?
Matt Wade New Zealand Labour has won the support of a nationalist party that wants to curb capitalism.
Daniel Hurst "I have called on the world to never again drop such weapons upon human beings. They must be removed from the Earth and abolished as quickly as possible."