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Tajik opposition leader shot dead in Istanbul: Turkish media 3:20am EST

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Tajik opposition leader Umarali Kuvvatov has been shot dead by an unknown assailant on an Istanbul street, Turkey's private Dogan news agency said on Friday.  Full Article

South Korea police investigate U.S. ambassador attacker's visits to North 2:46am EST 

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean police said on Friday they are investigating possible links between a knife attack on the U.S. ambassador to Seoul and the assailant's multiple visits to North Korea, as they also sought to charge him with attempted murder.  Full Article  

Knife attack wounds nine at Chinese train station 12:52am EST 

BEIJING (Reuters) - Knife-wielding attackers slashed and stabbed people at a railway station in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, wounding at least nine before police shot dead one of the suspected assailants and arrested another.  Full Article