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#China arrests chemical warehouse management over blasts

Authorities arrest 12 people over Tianjin chemical blasts that killed 139, as prosecutors investigate 11 officials.

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S Korea stops cross-border broadcast in deal with North

Deal comes after Pyongyang expressed regret over recent wounding of South Korean soldiers.

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North and South Korea 'reach agreement' in crisis talks

Deal comes after Pyongyang expressed regret over landmine incident and Seoul agreed to stop broadcasting propaganda.

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#Japan says PM will not attend military parade in #China

Shinzo Abe cancels trip next month where he would have attended parade commemorating the anniversary of the end of WWII.

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#Thailand indicts rights worker over labour abuse report

Andy Hall can face up to seven years in prison if found guilty of defamation over his research on tinned fruit industry.

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US marine admits choking death of Filipina transgender

Murder case against American serviceman reignites tensions about the legality of US troops in the Philippines.

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Blast rips through US military depot in #Japan

Explosion in warehouse 40km southwest of Tokyo triggers fire, but nature of contents of building not yet announced.

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Two dozen skeletons found in Malaysian mass grave

A mass grave holding 24 "trafficking victims" found on the Thai-Malaysia border during ongoing police operation.

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Talks between two Koreas resume at border town

Senior military officials of Koreas meet again on Sunday after 10-hour session to defuse escalating tensions.

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Typhoon Goni set to threaten southern #Japan

The powerful cyclone has already caused flooding, landslides and fatalities in the Philippines.

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