Philippines Duterte raises possibility of lifting moratorium on oil projects in the South China Sea

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16 December 2017
A Magnitude 5.0 earthquake jolts Wulong County, SW China’s Chongqing City at 5:43 p.m. (local time ) on Thursday: CENC3 week ago
A Magnitude 5.0 earthquake jolts Wulong County, SW China’s Chongqing City at 5:43 p.m. (local time ) on Thursday: CENC
Felt earthquake M5.1 strikes 78 km SE of Fuling (China) 16 min ago3 week ago
Felt earthquake M5.1 strikes 78 km SE of Fuling (China) 16 min ago
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 78km ESE of Fuling, China
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 78km ESE of Fuling, China
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Bangladesh and Myanmar sign a deal to repatriate hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees
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US labeling of Rohingya operation as 'ethnic cleansing' is unhelpful -Russian ambassador to Myanmar
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5 policemen hurt in Antique, Ecija NPA communist attacks
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Myanmar and Bangladesh have signed an agreement on the repatriation of Rohingya refugees, a Myanmar official says
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No joke: China government warns northern cities to get serious in war on smog
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Philippines president likely to return police to drugs war soon: spokesman
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Xi's envoy vows China's 'constructive' role in resolving North Korea nuke problem
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South Korea, China agree to push for Moon's state visit to Beijing in December
A fire broke out in a residential area in Caloocan City. Currently at 2nd alarm; origin of fire still unknown3 week ago
A fire broke out in a residential area in Caloocan City. Currently at 2nd alarm; origin of fire still unknown
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Leaders of South Korea, Uzbekistan vow efforts to enhance ties, boost cooperation
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Chinese artificial intelligence start-up SenseTime Group planning IPO and aims to open a research and development center in the U.S. as early as next year
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Cambodian opposition's parliament seats reallocated to smaller parties after ban
Youth leaders from different universities express support for Chief Justice Sereno3 week ago
Youth leaders from different universities express support for Chief Justice Sereno
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South Korea agrees to provide $2.5 bln worth of support to Uzbekistan
Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe meets Indian PM Modi in Delhi3 week ago
Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe meets Indian PM Modi in Delhi
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The Hong Kong island providing a new dawn for rehabilitating drug addicts
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 64km W of Zhamog, China
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Opportunities in trade, professional services in Singapore-Jiangsu collaboration
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Myanmar, Bangladesh to ink Rohingya return deal amid concern over army's role
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South Korea holds college entrance exam after delay by quake
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One of North Korea's few allies, Cuba calls for for "peace and stability" in the Korean peninsula
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The U.S Navy is investigating why one of its planes crashed off the coast of Japan. Three people are still missing
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Philippines Duterte raises possibility of lifting moratorium on oil projects in the South China Sea
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Turkey will build 25000 homes, 2 field hospitals and 10 medical centres in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh for Rohingya refugees
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Bangladesh PM: “The Rohingya crisis started in Myanmar. So, Myanmar has to find a solution. To this end, we are committed to taking steps to send back the forcibly displaced Myanmar citizens to their homeland,”
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US Department of State: Additional background information on the Secretary’s announcement today about the situation in Burma. The determination of EthnicCleansing underscores our concern and the gravity and the urgency of the situation in Rakhine State.
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@StateDept official on Burma's Rakhine State crisis: We continue to urge all the parties to end the cycle of violence and to restore the rule of law, and we want to emphasize the need for remediation, returns, and accountability.
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After a thorough analysis of the available facts, Sec. Tillerson has noted it is clear the situation in northern Rakhine State constitutes ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya and those responsible for these atrocities must be held accountable.
PLAAF H-6K, Il-78, Su-30MKK, Y-8 EW, Tu-154 flew through the Bashi Strait to the Western Pacific on Wednesday morning.3 week ago
PLAAF H-6K, Il-78, Su-30MKK, Y-8 EW, Tu-154 flew through the Bashi Strait to the Western Pacific on Wednesday morning.
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 32km S of Nggongi Satu, Indonesia
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South Korea, China to hold summit next month to mend ties
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Indian PM @narendramodi and his Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe to hold extensive talks tomorrow with an aim to lifting momentum in bilateral ties
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Skype no longer available on Apple app store in China after government order
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Pope to meet Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh
China donated 2 million U.S. dollars to @UNICEF to help reach 15,000 children suffering from severe acute malnutrition in Somalia3 week ago
China donated 2 million U.S. dollars to @UNICEF to help reach 15,000 children suffering from severe acute malnutrition in Somalia
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China and South Korea share common interests in solving Korean Peninsula nuclear issue through talks: Chinese FM
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Myanmar hopes for deal with Bangladesh on Rohingya refugees: Suu Kyi. She added, "We can't say whether it has happened or not. As a responsibility of the government, we have to make sure that it won't happen."
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Tillerson: After a careful and thorough analysis of available facts, it is clear that the situation in northern Rakhine state constitutes ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi holds talks with his ROK counterpart Kang Kyung-wha in Beijing3 week ago
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi holds talks with his ROK counterpart Kang Kyung-wha in Beijing
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China’s premier says ties with Japan ‘gradually improving’
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Thailand arrests woman wanted over deadly 2015 bombing at shrine
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China says hopes South Korea continues to appropriately handle THAAD issue
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Top diplomats of South Korea, China begin talks
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North Korea calls US re-designation of country as terrorist sponsor as "serious provocation"
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South Korea requests China step up crackdown on illegal fishing
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Cambodia's Hun Sen says only workers will suffer from any sanctions
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Japan's defence minister says eight of the people on board the aircraft which crashed into the Pacific Ocean en route to the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan have been found but no information on their condition has been given
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North Korea defector regains consciousness, video shows getaway under fire
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Koreas prosecution seeks arrest warrant for former presidential aide in bribery probe
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KCNA: "Speakers noted that sewage, neither purified nor recycled, spread various diseases worldwide, thus affecting people's health…Then followed speeches on such subjects as 'History of World Toilet Day'."
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KCNA: "A workshop was held at the Grand People's Study House on Wednesday to mark World Toilet Day."
Air China indefinitely suspends flights between Beijing and Pyongyang3 week ago
Air China indefinitely suspends flights between Beijing and Pyongyang
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KCNA: "In capitalist society lots of people turn into the political illiterate, corrupt beings and criminals indifferent to society and collective…The moral corruption getting worse due to the imperialists has no cure. This is an incurable disease of capitalist society."
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KCNA: "All fields of cultural life including education, literature and arts and sports have been commercialized, seriously hindering the proper ideological and mental development of the popular masses under capitalism."
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KCNA: "It is the capitalist society where only lie, deception, swindling, cruelty and misanthropy prevail, and conscience, obligation, warm loving care, unity and cooperation are so crudely violated there that even an iota of them can never be found."
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KCNA: "In capitalist society where people from all walks of life have opposing interests and where the desire and interests of capitalist class and monopolistic conglomerates only are justified, there can never be noble and genuine morality of human beings."
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KCNA: "Bourgeois morality is the most unpopular and reactionary one in human history."
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KCNA: "Genuine morality can be found only in socialist society where there is neither exploitation nor oppression and everything serves the popular masses and in which comradely love, unity and cooperation have become the mainstay of social relations."
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North Korean soldiers violated Armistice Agreement with South Korea twice last week in pursuit of defecting soldier, United Nations Command says. First by firing shots across the Military Demarcation Line, and then by crossing MDL. 40+ bullets fired, 5 hit, defector survived.