Myanmar warns against ‘finger pointing’ at migrant meeting
BANGKOK--Regional talks to deal with the swelling tide of boat people in Southeast Asia began here May 29 with a defensive Myanmar official criticizing those who blame his country...
Breaking taboo, Chinese newspaper carries editorial on Tiananmen
GUANGZHOU, China--A newspaper closely associated with the Chinese Communist Party ran an editorial about the bloody crackdown in Tiananmen Square, breaking a taboo about discussing...
Donald Tusk, left, president of the European Council, responds to an interview question while Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, looks on. (Michiko Yoshida)
European Council president raises concerns about Chinese advances...
BRUSSELS--The chief executive of the European Union directed rare criticism at China's recent efforts to strengthen its presence in the South China Sea.
China defends South China Sea island development
Pentagon chief urges end to island-building in South China Sea
China defense paper stresses expanding naval strategy, cites U.S., ...
South Korea's Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs Hwang Joon-kook, center, U.S. State Department’s Special Representative for North Korea Policy Sung Kim, right, and Japanese Foreign Ministry’s Director-General for Asian and Oceanian Affairs Junichi Ihara pose for the media before their meeting about North Korea in Seoul on May 27. (AP Photo)
U.S., S. Korea, Japan seek to raise pressure on N. Korea's nuclear ...
SEOUL--The United States and two key Asian allies discussed how to increase pressure on North Korea to halt its nuclear program and will urge China to help bring Pyongyang back to the negotiating table, officials said.
Women's walk across Koreas' DMZ denied; they cross by bus
S. Korea court suspends ‘nut rage’ executive's prison term
Japan takes South Korea to WTO over Fukushima-related food import...
A Hokuriku Shinkansen bullet train at Kanazawa Station (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
Japan to provide Shinkansen technology to Thailand
Japan will provide Shinkansen technology for a high-speed rail link between Bangkok and the northern city of Chiang Mai under an agreement reached with Thailand on May 27.
Taiwan offers South China Sea peace plan to avert 'major conflict'
Japan and Malaysia bolster defense ties, with eyes on China
Malaysia says jungle camps used by human traffickers contained 139 ...

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