Low levels of activity maintained at NorthKorea's nuclear test site, but no indicators that 5th nuke test imminentPres. Obama to make historic visit to Hiroshima during visit to Japan at the end of May, White House says. Chinese President Xi Jinping extends his congratulations to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on his new title. Philippines elects Duterte as President. Likely to be heavy handed, borderline authoritarian. Also expect investment environment to worsen Today's operation near China-occupied Fiery Cross Reef conducted by U.S.S. William P. Lawrence warshipUS Navy guided-missile destroyer today navigated to within 12nm of Fiery Cross Reef, claimed by China, @DeptofDefense confirmsNorth Korean leader's younger sister joins party Central Committee South China’s Guangzhou city issues orange-level warning for torrential rain on Tuesday, with some areas waterlogged Thailand PM told reporters: Liars go to Hell! Do you know how many levels of Hell for people that tell lies Facebook Denies Giving User Data to Thai Junta: Rights GroupChina plans to invest $1.9bn in Kazakh agriculture Massive parade takes place in Pyongyang on Tuesday, to celebrate the just-concluded DPRK ruling party’s congress Sights of Hong Kong as a red rain alert is issued and storms wash over NT and HK island. In shackles, the 'Facebook 8' are brought to martial court Tuesday for a second remand hearing. Heavy rainfall in southern China brought flood all over roads in Guangzhou on May 10, causing traffic paralyzed White House weighs whether to fully lift US ban on lethal arms sale to Vietnam as POTUS visits, relations warm Japan now has more electric charging points than petrol stations ISIS translated claim of attack on Philippines military in Maluso to English; usually only does for major events Manila - Philippine presidential candidate Poe concedes to Duterte 18 defence forces take part in ADMMPlus counter-terrorism drill in Singapore 9 May parade in KhabarovskAt least 10 people killed in separate incidents during election day in Philippines North Korea: Bbc Team Back In China After Being Detained And Deported From Pyongyang. Khabarovsk: Military parade dedicated to the 71 th anniversary of Victory in the great Patriotic war 49 military vehicles took part in Military parade in VladivostokBBC reports correspondent Rupert Wingfield-Hayes detained in North Korea and to be expelled from country - BBC Forest Fire in Chiang MaiFrench frigate Vendémiaire (F734) in Qingdao Chinannavy France Thirty-four missing in China landslide - Xinhua North Korean state tv broke into coverage earlier telling us to expect a "special announcement".

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10 May 2016
Today's operation near China-occupied Fiery Cross Reef conducted by U.S.S. William P. Lawrence warship
South China’s Guangzhou city issues orange-level warning for torrential rain on Tuesday, with some areas waterlogged
Facebook Denies Giving User Data to Thai Junta: Rights Group
Sights of Hong Kong as a red rain alert is issued and storms wash over NT and HK island.
In shackles, the 'Facebook 8' are brought to martial court Tuesday for a second remand hearing.
Heavy rainfall in southern China brought flood all over roads in Guangzhou on May 10, causing traffic paralyzed
Japan now has more electric charging points than petrol stations
ISIS translated claim of attack on Philippines military in Maluso to English; usually only does for major events
18 defence forces take part in ADMMPlus counter-terrorism drill in Singapore
Khabarovsk: Military parade dedicated to the 71 th anniversary of Victory in the great Patriotic war
Forest Fire in Chiang Mai
French frigate Vendémiaire (F734) in Qingdao Chinannavy France