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‘Stronger together’: Myanmar, Russia parade military relationship

Myanmar’s military usually marks Armed Forces Day with a grand parade in the country’s capital as commander-in-chief Senior General Min…

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China says no survivors in plane crash with 132 on board

China Eastern flight was flying at 29,000 feet on Monday when it nosedived into a mountainous area and crashed. All…

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How is Ukraine fighting the media war?

From: The Listening Post Weapons in Ukraine’s media war: a TV-ready president and digitally savvy citizens. Plus, North Korean defectors…

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My mother, a woman who defines the beauty of survival

My mother’s first name is long forgotten. It was given when she was born in 1961 in the village of…

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US, UK, Canada sanctions target Myanmar air force, ‘arms dealers’

New sanctions imposed as generals who seized power in February 2021 coup continue assault on civilians. The United States, the…

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The new arms race on the Korean Peninsula

The launch on Thursday of a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile, or ICBM, by North Korea is the latest test in…

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Crowdfunding a capital: Indonesia’s unusual pitch raises eyebrows

Penajam Paser Utara Regency, Indonesia – Indonesia has suggested crowdfunding the relocation of the country’s capital after a major investor…

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China eases investment curbs amid ‘unprecedented’ investor exodus

China will allow local and foreign investors access to more sectors of the economy after cutting its so-called negative list…

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Chinese FM makes surprise trip to India, first since 2020 clashes

Wang Yi makes unannounced trip to New Delhi in first such visit since deadly border clashes in 2020 soured ties…

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Australia alarm over China security deal with Solomon Islands

Leaked document indicates pact would allow Beijing to deploy police and troops to the Pacific nation at the government’s request,…

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