European Union chief of foreign affairs and security policy Federica Mogherini (R) meets with Cambodian foreign minister Sokhonn Prak (L) at the Asia Europe Foreign Ministers (ASEM) meeting in Naypyidaw, Myanmar, Nov. 20, 2017.

International Donors Pulling Support For Cambodia After Opposition Party Ban

Sweden ends new cooperation agreements, while the EU threatens to dump trade preferences.

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US Sanctions Chinese, North Korean Organizations Over Illicit Trade

Washington adds pressure a day after Pyongyang was put back on a blacklist of state terrorism sponsors.

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Bangladesh Has Not Agreed to Chinese Plan to Settle Rohingya Crisis: Officials

Dhaka’s foreign ministry contradicts statements from its Beijing counterpart.

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Interview: Terror Designation a Sign That 'U.S. Pressure Will Keep Mounting'

Andrei Lankov sees little direct impact on North Korea from latest U.S. move -- unless China starts fully enforcing sanctions.

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China's Links With The Vatican Appear to Sour Amid Tourism Ban

Chinese travel agencies say they have been quietly ordered not to take tour groups to the Holy See, 'because that state doesn't legally recognize us.'

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US Puts North Korea Back on State Terrorism Sponsor List

Move is seen as a way to increase pressure on North Korea to help the U.S. and it allies address Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions.

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Opposition Members Quit Cambodia’s Electoral Body in Protest of Party’s Dissolution

Prime Minister Hun Sen remains defiant in the face of global criticism.

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US Ambassador to Myanmar Meets With Rakhine Political Party, NGOs to Discuss Rohingya Crisis

Members of the Arakan National Party tell Scot Marciel that using the term ‘Rohingya’ could exacerbate ethnic tension in volatile Rakhine state.

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Condoms a Popular Gift Item in North Korea, Where They Are Banned as ‘Indecent’

Birth control is restricted in order to produce more 'socialist workers' in the politically isolated country.

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Thai Police Search for 20 Uyghurs Who Broke Out of Detention Facility

Officials recapture five, but report others could have crossed into Malaysia.

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Trial of Two Defendants in Kim Murder Could Drag into Mid-2018: Lawyer

The U.S., meanwhile, designates North Korea as state-sponsor of terrorism.

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Lao Woman Dies in Childbirth as Doctor Ignores C-Section Plea

She had labored for hours in agony, and died on her way to the operating room when doctors finally relented.

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