US Ebola patient `seems to be improving`: CDC chief

A US doctor infected with the Ebola virus "seems to be improving," a top US health official said on Sunday after the man was flown to the United States from Africa for treatment.

New setback in Japan`s bid to relocate US air base

Efforts to relocate a US base on Japan`s Okinawa appeared to suffer a new setback on Sunday, 17 years after they began, with the reported electoral victory of an opponent of the project.

Fate of US base not only about money: Kyrgyzstan

The president of Kyrgyzstan says keeping the US air base in his country beyond June 2014 depends on how developments in Afghanistan affect regional stability as well as increases in rental payments.