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Stories with organization: Malaysia government
  • Rohingya crisis highlights toothless nature of ASEAN story has photos
    Updated: May-19-15 11:53 am

    BANGKOK - The Southeast Asian grouping known as ASEAN has made a point of not pressuring member nations over internal issues such as rights abuses, and in the case of Myanmar's persecuted Rohingya minority, the policy has come back to haunt it.

  • Thai trafficking crackdown targets corrupt police, officials story has photos
    Updated: May-08-15 7:49 am

    BANGKOK - Thailand's police chief announced the arrest of a powerful provincial mayor on Friday and said 50 police officers are being investigated in a widening human trafficking scandal spanning four Asian countries.

  • Malaysia: ASEAN to avoid confronting China in S. China Sea story has photos
    Updated: Apr-27-15 5:26 am

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysia's leader said Monday that Southeast Asian countries will avoid direct confrontation with China but push for a quick conclusion to a binding code of conduct to govern behavior in the disputed waters of the South China Sea.