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South Korea holds war games to defend...

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Mon, Jun 18 2018

While an attack from Japan is deemed highly unlikely, South Korea first staged the drills in 1986

North, South Korea hold military talks...

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Thu, Jun 14 2018

The last time the two Koreas held military talks was in 2007

Infographic: North Korea’s potential...

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Thu, Jun 14 2018

The Trump-Kim summit has raised hopes of a relaxation of sanctions on North Korea, allowing imports of...

Trump, Kim sign agreement after historic...

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Tue, Jun 12 2018

In neutral Singapore, the leaders, who had previously hurled insults like 'mentally deranged'...

Malaysia to reopen embassy in North...

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Tue, Jun 12 2018

Malaysia's embassy in Pyongyang has not been staffed since April last year

What's on menu for the Trump-Kim...

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Tue, Jun 12 2018

Dhaka Tribune have just got through the menu for the working lunch, which Trump and Kim have sat down...

Infographic: North Korea’s nuclear...

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Tue, Jun 12 2018

Since the US removed tactical nuclear weapons from its bases in South Korea in 1991, five US presidents...

US unveils de facto embassy in Taiwan...

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Tue, Jun 12 2018

Widely read Chinese state-run newspaper the Global Times said on Tuesday China needed to warn Taiwan...

Minute by minute: Trump-Kim summit

US President Donald Trump took questions from reporters for more than an hour at a news conference in...

Deal or no deal?

With the historic summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un, now merely hours away, the sense of anticipation...

Infographic: Kim borrows from Trump’s...

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Mon, Jun 11 2018

In 2017, North Korea’s Kim Jong Un was given a copy of Donald Trump’s 1987 book, The Art...

As G7 feuds, Xi and Putin play up their...

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Sun, Jun 10 2018

Addressing the SCO leaders, Russian President Vladimir Putin said the addition of Pakistan and India...

Infographic: Race to prepare Trump-Kim...

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Sun, Jun 10 2018

US and North Korean officials are working overtime to put the final touches to the historic summit between...

Xinhua: Chinese region of Tibet to build...

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Sat, Jun 9 2018

Construction of the three new airports, all above the altitude of 3,900 metres, will begin in 2019, according...

China hosts summit with Russia, Iran...

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Thu, Jun 7 2018

Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet Rouhani on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization...

China says it does not want US trade...

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Thu, Jun 7 2018

China on Sunday warned that any agreements reached on trade and business between the two countries will...

US: Diplomats in China hit by mystery...

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Thu, Jun 7 2018

The New York Times reported that the State Department had evacuated at least two Americans who fell ill...

Taiwan holds large-scale military drills...

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Thu, Jun 7 2018

Taiwan has accused China of using dollar diplomacy to lure away its allies, promising generous aid packages,...

Infographic: Unlocking North Korea’s...

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Thu, Jun 7 2018

The planned summit between Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump is sharpening focus on the dividends...

With khukris and assault rifles, Gurkhas...

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Wed, Jun 6 2018

Gurkhas have fought in both world wars as well as the Falklands conflict and, more recently, in...

China mine blast kills 11, traps...

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Tue, Jun 5 2018

The local government of Benxi, where the blast occurred, has dispatched a rescue team