BBC news with Ally Macue.
China has responded with guarded disapproval to a telephone call between the US president-elect Donald Trump and the president of Taiwan which Beijing regards as a breakaway province. Mr. Trump's conversation with Taiwan's president Tsai Ing-wen broke decades of US diplomatic policy. Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi described the call as a petty trick by Taiwan.
Syrian government forces and their allies are reported to have seized another district in the rebel-held east of Aleppo. The recapture of Tariq al-Bab comes after a night of heavy shelling. Government forces now control a direct route across the city linking the west with the main Airport. 60 percent of Aleppo's rebel-held enclave has fallen to the government.
A military plane carrying the coffins of the Brazilian football team delegation killed in Monday's airliner crash in Colombia is due to touch down shortly in the team's hometown of Chapecó. 100,000 people are expected to attend an outdoor wick at the Chapecó football stadium.
The Malaysian foreign ministry has issued a strongly worded statement to accusing its near neighbor Myanmar of committing ethnic cleansing against the Muslim Rohingya minority. In a deepening diplomatic rift, the ministry statement said the cleansing must stop immediately.
A number of opposition parties in South Korea have filed an impeachment motion against the country's embattled Park Geun-hye. The motion backed by 171 lawmakers will be put to a vote next week. It will need the support of at least 30 members of President Park's Saenuri Party.
And police in the Thai capital Bangkok say they've arrested a Pakistani man who wanted in connection with a fire in Karachi four years ago, the deadliest in Pakistan's history. Abdul Rehman is accused of setting light to a garment factory after its owners failed to pay protection money to his criminal gang.
We draped the flag round the coffin.
A delegation has been hurried to Africa.
He will be able to take up his normal routine shortly.
"They have played a very critical role in this impeachment process and building pressure," Rehman said.
Such a motion is considered a test of backbench opinion.
I'll back him against all the others.
Who tell you I hang about with a gang?
The garment is studded with pearls.
1.60 percent of Aleppo's rebel-held enclave has fallen to the government.
fall to 由……负责/接管
The estate falls to the eldest son.
2.A military plane carrying the coffins of the Brazilian football team delegation killed in Monday's airliner crash in Colombia is due to touch down shortly in the team's hometown of Chapecó.
touch down 触地
The plane touched down at 17:45 at Heathrow Airport.
据报道，叙利亚政府军及其盟军已占领了叛军在阿勒波东部的另一块根据地 。这块根据地名为Tariq al Bab，它的收复是经历了一夜的枪林弹雨后得来的 。政府军现在控制着一条跨越城市、连接城市西部和主要机场的直接通道 。目前，阿勒波叛军的飞地已有60%重回政府军之手 。
载有于周一在哥伦比亚上空失事的巴西球队代表团棺材的军事飞机不久将在球队故乡沙佩科(Chapeco)落地 。预计将有10万名群众在沙佩科足球场进行室外悼念 。
马来西亚外交部发布了一则言辞犀利的声明，指责邻国缅甸对穆斯林少数群体罗兴亚人(Rohingya)进行种族清洗 。这则外交声明似乎印证了双方外交关系裂痕的加深，其中说道，种族清洗必须立刻停止 。
韩国多个反对党对目前已成为众矢之的的韩国总统朴槿惠发起了弹劾动议 。该动议由171名立法者支持，将在下周进行投票表决 。弹劾的投票表决将需要至少30名朴槿惠所在的新国家党成员的支持 。
泰国首都曼谷警方称，已逮捕一名4年前在卡拉奇（巴基斯坦港市）的纵火嫌疑人，这场纵火案也是巴基斯坦史上最惨绝人寰的一遭 。嫌疑人Abdul Rehman被控向某服装厂放火，原因是工厂负责人没有向嫌疑人所在的犯罪团伙支付保护费 。