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  1. SDF forces arrive

    US-backed force enters IS-held Raqa

    The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces broke into the Islamic State militant group's Syrian bastion of Raqa on Tuesday (Jun 6) after declaring a ...
  2. Rohingya Muslims are loathed by many in Buddhist-majority Myanmar who see them as illegal immigrants

    UN envoy decries violence against Rohingya in Myanmar

    "There was not a single account I heard which was not harrowing," a UN envoy said after a mission to neighbouring Bangladesh.
  3. File photo Myanmar police

    Myanmar probes murder of 4 people in Rakhine

    Myanmar police are investigating the murder of four people in northern Rakhine state, the government said Tuesday, days after ending a military ...
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    US-China relationship key to stability of APAC region: Ng Eng Hen

    With a new US administration at the helm, it is "particularly important" for both countries to articulate their foreign policy objectives towards ...
  5. Aung Win Khaing CCTV

    Ex-army officer ordered Myanmar lawyer's murder: Presidency

    Ko Ni was shot in the head in broad daylight outside Yangon's airport late last month while waiting for a taxi, in a crime that rocked the ...
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    South Korean prosecutors again seek arrest of Samsung heir

    Prosecutors said Tuesday (Feb 14) they would make a second attempt to arrest the de facto head of South Korean giant Samsung over a corruption ...
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    Myanmar to execute Rohingya man for raid on police post

    Hundreds from the Muslim minority are thought to have died and tens of thousands have fled to Bangladesh since the army launched "clearance ...
  8. Ukraine conflict rescue workers

    Global alarm over Ukraine fighting as death toll hits 19

    The death toll from the latest escalation in fighting in Ukraine rose to 19 on Wednesday (Feb 1) as international alarm rang out over the spike in ...
  9. Ivanka Trump

    Ivanka Trump asks US to give her dad a chance

    Give Donald Trump a chance, incoming first daughter Ivanka is asking fellow Americans as her father readies to be sworn in as president of a ...
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    US names Indonesian Islamic State-linked network a terror group

    The United States has designated the Islamic State-linked Indonesian extremist network that carried out a deadly attack in Jakarta last year as a ...