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Obama backs Vietnam over China on Asia visit

Barack Obama has backed Vietnam in its dispute with China over…

North Korea could be preparing for fifth nuclear test, South Korea’s Park warns

TOKYO — North Korea appears to be preparing to conduct another…

Vietnam seizes ‘disguised Chinese fishing boat’ as tensions rise in South China Sea

Vietnam has seized a Chinese vessel for encroaching into its…

‘Panic situation’: Asian stocks tumble amid fears of new global recession

Japan’s Nikkei index plummeted more than 950 points on Tuesday,…

Military power in Asia ‘shifting against’ the US, major report warns

The balance of military power in Asia is shifting against the…

Wall Street, world markets follow China rebound on government support

China’s stock markets rebounded in volatile trading Friday…

Protests Lodged Over Chinese Plane Landing on Artificial Island

Tensions are rising between China and its regional neighbors…

Vietnam protests Chinese test flight in South China Sea

China has defended conducting a test flight on a newly built…

Russia Says U.S. Policies Helped Islamic State, Interfax Reports

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U.S. actions in the Middle East helped Islamic State to gain…

Taiwan defined by conflicted identity, diplomatic isolation

It has no membership in the United Nations. In the Olympics,…

Taiwan and China to hold historic summit in Singapore

Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou will meet his Chinese counterpart…

No joint declaration at Asia defense meet amid sea tensions

Divisions within Asia over China's claims in the disputed South…