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Cambodia shutters radio stations, expels US NGO

Khmer-language stations, Maha Nokor and Voice of Democracy, ordered closed as more media face legal threats.

Cambodia Daily

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Typhoon Hato leaves deadly trail in Macau and Hong Kong

At least six people killed in the two Chinese territories, as hurricane-strong winds head towards the mainland.

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US sanctions target Chinese, Russians over North Korea

Treasury says 'it is unacceptable' for Chinese and Russian firms and individuals to do business with Pyongyang.

The sanctions

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Remains found in search for missing US sailors

Wider search for 10 sailors missing after US warship's collision with tanker to continue, as some remains are found.

US Admiral Scott Swift

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Cambridge University Press re-posts censored articles

Leading British publisher restores more than 300 politically sensitive articles after an outcry over censorship.

Blocked articles

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Thousands demand end to killings in Duterte's drug war

President admits 'abuses' in war on drugs as demonstrators say death toll has now reached 13,000.

killings in Duterte's drug war

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US, South Korea drills begin amid tensions with North

Thousands of troops participate in largely computer simulated Ulchi Freedom Guardian drills despite warnings from North.

US, South Korea drills

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Ten sailors missing from US warship after collision

Five sailors also reported injured after navy destroyer USS McCain collided with a tanker in waters east of Singapore.

USS McCain

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Jacinda Ardern embroiled in another sexism row

Minority party leader offends popular female candidate of Labour Party as other hopefuls quit election race.

Jacinda Ardern

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North Korea slams upcoming US-South military exercises

Manoeuvres are viewed by Pyongyang as a rehearsal for an invasion and akin to 'pouring gasoline on fire'.

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