CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia has announced it will bring home the remains of up to 25 Australian soldiers killed about 50 years ago during the Vietnam War.
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is calling for a peaceful solution to territorial disputes in the South China Sea, where China’s assertiveness has alarmed its smaller neighbors.
Southeast Asian nations faced increasing pressure to deal with the growing migrant crisis Monday, as the countries involved continued to blame their neighbors for the issue.
There are eight species of pangolin — four in Asia and four in Africa. All Asian pangolin species are either critically endangered or endangered, while their African counterparts are classified as vulnerable. While trade in all eight species is outlawed by international treaty, public consciousness is not in the fight against trafficking, which is quickly leading to the pangolin’s demise.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to the state of Oregon to pitch trade at Nike, a trade-dependent company that also outsources most of its manufacturing.
Buddhists in Burma deny boat people are Rohingya Muslims
Wed, May 27, 2015 7:39PM UTC
Singapore: Reform training sought for rogue teen Amos Yee over blog, video
Wed, May 27, 2015 7:26PM UTC
Thailand revokes former PM Thaksin’s passports
Wed, May 27, 2015 6:02PM UTC