Latest evidence of reprocessing campaign prep or start at NorthKorea's Yongbyon facility from satellite imageryRussia has no plan to cede parts of the Kuril Islands to Japan, Russian FM Sergei Lavrov says52 Taiwan residents arrested in Turkey for alleged fraud, say Taiwan authorities Pres. XiJinping congratulates Rodrigo Duterte on being elected Philippine president Heavy plumes of smoke billowing from the chemical plant on fire in Hubei's Yichang City Firefighters are tackling fire that broke out in a chemical plant in Hubei Province, cause of blaze unknown Fire breaks out from a chemical plant in Yichang City, Hubei; no blasts and casualties reported Kazakhstan president: "Eurasian Economic Union is gaining momentum" In crisis-hit Tajikistan, a personality cult blossomsChina’s armed CH-3 drone spotted in MyanmarAttempted North Korea missile launch fails: South Korea - Reuters Mag: 5.6 - Depth: 247 km - UTC 5:23 AM - Taiwan Region Friend in Taipei just reported a significant earthquake just now. Taiwan ROK prosecutors say 19 computer servers of 10 gov't organizations were infected by malicious code. Japan condemns latest DPRK missile launch attempt as a provocation ROK military officials: DPRK BM-25 “Musudan” type IRBM directed towards Sea of Japan apparently “failed to launch” this morningJapan's military ordered on alert for possible DPRK missile launch: "indications DPRK fired ballistic missile" S.Korean military chases N.Korea's sign of launching ballistic missile at the east coast. But no official statement yet. South Korea military tracking ballistic missile launch signs Japan puts military on alert for possible North Korea ballistic missile launch: report Russia: Leadership of the Russian Ministry of Defence started a 2 day trip to the Kuril Islands and Kamchatka. S. Korea to spend 2.73 tln won on development assistance for 2017 North Korea condemns Obama for Hiroshima visit Philippines Military: 54 Muslim Rebels Killed in South Photo of Japanese hostage released nearly a year after he entered Syria "Please help. This is the last chance." Photo of missing Japanese journo in Syria emerges Hundreds of people out to the pro-democracy protests in Hong KongIn Japan, a bus with passengers fell into the water reservoir. There are deadStandoff between Falun Gung and anti-Falun Gung in Causeway Bay, HongKong, May 29, 2016. Sunday weekend protests China will send a submarine armed with nuclear missiles into the Pacific for the first time

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Russia has no plan to cede parts of the Kuril Islands to Japan, Russian FM Sergei Lavrov says
Firefighters are tackling fire that broke out in a chemical plant in Hubei Province, cause of blaze unknown
Fire breaks out from a chemical plant in Yichang City, Hubei; no blasts and casualties reported
In crisis-hit Tajikistan, a personality cult blossoms
China’s armed CH-3 drone spotted in Myanmar
Russia: Leadership of the Russian Ministry of Defence started a 2 day trip to the Kuril Islands and Kamchatka.
Philippines Military: 54 Muslim Rebels Killed in South
Photo of Japanese hostage released nearly a year after he entered Syria
"Please help. This is the last chance." Photo of missing Japanese journo in Syria emerges
In Japan, a bus with passengers fell into the water reservoir. There are dead
Standoff between Falun Gung and anti-Falun Gung in Causeway Bay, HongKong, May 29, 2016. Sunday weekend protests
China will send a submarine armed with nuclear missiles into the Pacific for the first time