Asia

Indonesia evacuates villagers after shootings near Freeport copper mine

Indonesia on Friday began evacuating villages that authorities said had been occupied by armed separatists after a string of shootings ...
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Indonesian police officer killed in shooting near Freeport mine

An Indonesian police officer was killed and a second wounded on Wednesday, after being shot in the back in an ...
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Indonesia warns of tough response after Papuan rebels threaten Freeport

Indonesia’s military said on Friday it was prepared to take tough measures against rebels who have threatened to “destroy” the ...
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Trump: US will no longer tolerate trade abuses

President Donald Trump has said the US will no longer tolerate "chronic trade abuses", in a defiant address at the ...
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Trump warns North Korea: ‘Do not try us’

 Discussing North Korea has been high on Mr Trump's agenda as part of his Asia tour US President Donald Trump ...
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Afghanistan moves to block WhatsApp, Telegram messaging services

 Afghanistan moves to block WhatsApp, Telegram messaging services Afghanistan’s telecoms regulator wrote to internet service providers this week ordering them ...
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China extends national anthem ‘disrespect’ law to Hong Kong

 China extends national anthem 'disrespect' law to Hong Kong China’s largely rubber-stamp parliament formally extended a law banning disrespect of ...
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South Korea spy agency sees signs of planned new missile test by North

 North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits a cosmetics factory in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central ...
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Japanese man killed nine victims over two months, say reports

In Summary: A man who was arrested after police found dismembered bodies in his flat has confessed to killing nine ...
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200 dead in tunnel accident at North Korea nuclear test site

 200 dead in tunnel accident at North Korea nuclear test site. More than 200 people are feared to have died ...
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