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Laos to withdraw troops after Cambodia threat

Prime Minister Hun Sen had accused Laos of sending 30 soldiers across the border and warned of a military response.

Prime Minister Hun Sen

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China urges Trump to tone down North Korea rhetoric

President Xi Jinping tells US president to avoid 'words and deeds' that provoke Pyongyang as threat of war escalates.

Pyongyang

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Hong Kong politician 'stapled' by Chinese agents

Pro-democracy activist says he was beaten by Mandarin-speaking men who stapled his skin for being 'upatriotic'.

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China to remain 'neutral' if North Korea attacks first

State newspaper hints at Beijing's stance of not assisting its ally in the 'reckless game' between US and North Korea.

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China protests US ship near South China Sea island

Beijing says US Navy warship sailing near disputed region violated international law and threatened its sovereignty.

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US company offers to fund renewed search for MH370

Ocean Infinity says it will only request a 'reward' if it finds wreckage of Malaysian airliner missing since March 2014.

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Coach crash in China's northwest kills at least 36

Thirteen others injured as a passenger coach crashed into the wall of an expressway tunnel in China's Shaanxi province.

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91-year-old Thai woman earns bachelor's degree

The nonagenarian, who had studied for ten years for her degree, was awarded her diploma by Thailand's king.

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North Korea tension could lead to catastrophe: analysts

Washington's war of words with Pyongyang raises risk of miscalculation leading to nuclear conflict, experts warn.

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un

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Cambodia PM gives ultimatum to Laos over 'invasion'

Hun Sen accuses Laotian troops of trespassing into border area and threatens military response if they fail to withdraw.

Laotian troops

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Liu Xiaobo's widow reappears in YouTube video

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Kian Loyd Delos Santos, 17, killed in drug crackdown

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North Korea 'fails' South's Moon after 100 days

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80 killed after escalation in Philippines war on drugs

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Thousands ill in Vietnam dengue outbreak

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Moon Jae-in: There will not be war on Korean Peninsula

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Liu Xia resurfaces for the first time since her husband Liu Xiaobo's funeral amid concerns about her fate.

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