Asia-Pacific
  • In a stark reversal from his critical view of Beijing over trade deficit, Trump absolved China of any wrongdoing, instead crediting the Asian state for taking advantage of another country for the benefits of its own citizens.

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    LAST UPDATE : Nov 09, 2017, 6:12 AM EST
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  • President Trump's Trip to Asia

    President Donald Trump landed in China on Wednesday after a speech to the South Korean parliament where he used strong language warning North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to give up his nuclear ambitions.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 08, 2017, 5:57 AM EST
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  • China's President Xi Jinping has cemented is grip on power for next five years.

    China announced a new leadership line-up without a clear successor to President Xi Jinping on Wednesday, a move that marks a shift from recent precedent while cementing the leader’s grip on power for indefinite spell.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 25, 2017, 6:04 AM EDT
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  • (Source: thierry ehrmann/flickr)

    China’s ruling Communist Party unanimously voted to enshrine President Xi Jinping’s political “thought” into its constitution, a move that elevates the leader to the same status as the founder of modern China, Mao Zedong.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 24, 2017, 6:20 AM EDT
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  • (Source: European Commission DG ECHO/flickr)

    In a strongly worded speech, Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the U.N., slammed Myanmar’s military for running a “brutal and sustained” campaign to cleanse the country of Rohingya Muslims.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 29, 2017, 6:07 AM EDT
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  • (Source: AK Rockefeller/flickr)

    The International Organization for Migration's Director-General William Lacy Swing said that he was “shocked and concerned,” as damning reports of sexual abuse of Rohingya women continue to emerge from Myanmar.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 28, 2017, 5:59 AM EDT
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  • (Source: Jean Bosco SIBOMANA/flickr)

    The U.S. Secretary Of State, Rex Tillerson, categorically mentioned China and Russia, as he urged the international community to take direct action against N. Korea as it fired another ballistic missile over Japan.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 15, 2017, 6:27 AM EDT
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  • (Source: Gulf Today)

    At least 25 people, including 23 students, were killed and 10 others injured after a fierce blaze broke out at an Islamic school in Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur in the wee hours of Thursday morning.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 14, 2017, 6:42 AM EDT
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