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Kremlin says Nato membership for Ukraine would be 'red line'

Ex-mayor on Philippine President Duterte's 'narco politician' list killed

UN adopts new measures to cut ship emissions, critics call for more

UN climate talks wrap up after meagre progress

Death toll rises as monsoon floods hit Bhutan and Nepal

US journalist held in Myanmar appears in special court, says employer

US FCC votes to advance proposed ban on Huawei, ZTE equipment approvals


Hong Kong 'Umbrella' movement leader freed from prison, says 'no regret'

Myanmar army tells UN it is ready to weather sanctions, isolation, envoy says

Thousands gather for second day of street protests in Myanmar, witnesses say

Foreign direct investments into Malaysia plunge, experts cite growing political risk

Execution-style killing of mother and son by off-duty cop sparks outrage in Philippines