{FD} Australia to ban foreign interference in politics

Australia will ban foreign interference in its politics, motivated largely by Russia’s alleged involvement in last year’s U.S. election and China’s growing influence on world politics.

{FD} North Korea’s latest ICBM has potential to reach Washington, Seoul says

North Korea’s intercontinental ballistic missile fired this week could have the ability of reaching targets as far as 8,100 miles away putting Washington within reach, South Korean officials said Friday.

{FD} Australian leader seeks help for tourists stranded in Bali

Australia’s prime minister says he is discussing with his government how to help thousands of Australian holidaymakers stranded by volcanic smoke on the Indonesian resort island of Bali.