S. Korea praises China's role in nudging N. Korea to talks

Mar 12, 2018

South Korea's national security director is praising the role of Chinese President Xi Jinping in nudging North Korea toward denuclearization talks, following word of a possible summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Despite Trump lobby, only 'some' leaders condemn Pyongyang

Nov 21, 2017

The Philippines says only "some" Asia-Pacific leaders condemned North Korea's development of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles at an annual summit in Manila last week

The Latest: Trump leaves uncertain Asia capitals in his wake

Nov 14, 2017

For all the pageantry and promises on his lengthy Asia trip, President Donald Trump is returning to Washington with few concrete accomplishments in hand and leaving uncertain Asian capitals in his wake

The Latest: Trump backs safe return of refugees to Myanmar

Nov 14, 2017

President Donald Trump says the U.S. supports efforts to end the violence in Myanmar, where more than 600,000 people have fled their homes following attacks by vigilantes and security forces

Filipino leader calls Trudeau's drug war comments insulting

Nov 14, 2017

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he was angered and insulted by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's comments about the Philippine war on drugs, which has earned widespread condemnation for leaving thousands of suspects dead

India calls for joint action in addressing violent extremism

Nov 14, 2017

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for joint action with members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations against terrorism and violent extremism

UN chief raises alarm over Rohingya in speech before Suu Kyi

Nov 14, 2017

The United Nations chief has expressed alarm over the plight of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar in a humanitarian crisis he says can cause regional instability and radicalization

Trump: Asia trip 'tremendously successful'

Nov 14, 2017

Wrapping up his trip to Asia, President Donald Trump is hailing a "tremendous amount of work" on trade and says nations around the globe have been put on notice that the U.S. will demand improved trading conditions

The Latest: Trump hopeful on return of detained UCLA players

Nov 14, 2017

President Donald Trump says he's hopeful that three American college basketball players detained in China will get to come home soon

Trump does not publicly rebuke Duterte for drug war killings

Nov 13, 2017

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has sanctioned a bloody drug war that features extrajudicial killing, yet that went unmentioned by President Donald Trump when the leaders held talks

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