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Malaysia After 4 N. Koreans Who Left Country Same Day Kim Jong Nam Died

KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysia's police are looking for four more North Korean suspects who they say left the country the same day the North Korean leader's brother died after being attacked at the Kuala Lumpur airport.
Plumes of volcanic ash rise out of Mount Soputan, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, from the village of Tombatu, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Photo: Yehezkiel Dondokambey / Associated Press

Volcano Erupts on Same Indonesian Island as Earlier Quake

JAKARTA — A volcano erupted Wednesday on the same central Indonesian island struck last week by a powerful earthquake and tsunami, but no evacuations...

Swedish Gripen Air Force Fighter Jet Crashes; Pilot Safe

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — A Swedish Air Force jet fighter crashed Tuesday near an air base in southern Sweden after striking several birds as it...
Photo: Nga Pham / Twitter

Chinese Tourists Spark Anger in Vietnam Over Map on Shirts

HANOI — A group of Chinese tourists wearing T-shirts depicting the country's territorial claims in the disputed South China Sea has sparked anger in Vietnam.

Zika Threatens Philippines, Indonesia And Vietnam

LONDON, United Kingdom — Scientists trying to predict the future path of Zika say that 2.6 billion people living in parts of Asia and Africa could be at risk of infection, based on a new analysis of travel, climate and mosquito patterns in those regions.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, right, meets Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday in Singapore. Photo: Bernat Armangue / Associated Press

Pence Says Myanmar’s Handling of Rohingya ‘Without Excuse’

SINGAPORE — Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi has rebuffed criticism over her government's treatment of its ethnic Rohingya Muslims. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence...
Cambodia's main opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party Deputy President Kem Sokha gestures in 2016 during a speech at the party headquarters in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Photo: Heng Sinith / Associated Press

5 Month Jail Sentence for Cambodian Opposition Leader

PHNOM PENH — A Cambodian opposition leader was sentence to five months in jail Friday in the latest face off between the government and opposition as political tensions around challenges to Prime Minister Hun Sen's long-standing autocratic rule show no signs of easing.

Pacific Ministers Commit to Move Ahead With Pact Without US

HANOI — The Pacific Rim trade ministers meeting in Vietnam committed Sunday to move ahead with the Trans Pacific Partnership trade pact after the United States pulled out.

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