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Police disrupt plot in Australia to 'bring down plane'

Four men suspected of planning an improvised device attack were arrested in raids on homes in several Sydney suburbs.

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Liu Xiabo: Thousands urge China to free Liu Xia

Thousands demand freedom for Liu Xia, who is under effective house arrest and whose location has been unknown for weeks.

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North Korea: Second ICBM test proves US in strike range

Kim Jong-un says missile has ability to hit entire US mainland after second ICBM flight test reaches maximum height.

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East Philippines: Troops 'kill four communist rebels'

Clashes in country's east come week after President Rodrigo Duterte called off peace talks.

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Philippine police 'dumping bodies' of drug war victims

Local fishermen say they have been hired by authorities to dispose of bodies as 'trash' in the Manila Bay.

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North Korea fires long-range ICBM missile: reports

Trump denounces 'latest reckless and dangerous action' as US and South Korea conduct live-fire exercise in response.

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Japan joins US in imposing new sanctions on North Korea

Foreign minister says assets of five groups, including two from China, to be frozen, as well as nine individuals.

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Kim Jong-nam murder suspects to plead not guilty

Pair of women expected to plead not guilty at Malaysia's High Court over murder of North Korean leader's half-brother.

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Cardinal Pell faces court on sexual abuse charges

Cardinal George Pell expected to plead not guilty as he attends first hearing in Australia on historical charges.

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Abe denies favours for friend Kake amid falling support

Japan's prime minister rejects allegations he misused influence to help a friend open veterinary school.

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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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