Philippines, Vietnam have strongest confidence in Trump worldwide – survey
FILIPINO and Vietnamese citizens report to have the strongest confidence in US President Donald Trump in the world, a new survey by the Pew Research Centre has found.
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US ready to overwhelm any attacker, VP Pence says of North Korea threat
US Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday that Washington would work with its allies and China to put economic and diplomatic pressure on North Korea but added that America would defeat any attack with an "overwhelming response".
CHINA will gather its friends and allies together for its biggest diplomatic event of the year in May, a summit on its New Silk Road plan, with most Asian leaders due to attend but only one from a G7 nation, the Italian prime minister.
South Korea-US trade deal will be reviewed, reformed - VP Pence
US vice president Mike Pence told business leaders in Seoul on Tuesday that the Trump administration will review and reform the five-year-old free trade agreement between the two co
North Korea warns against US 'hysteria' as it marks founder's birth
NORTH Korea warned the United States on Saturday to end its "military hysteria" or face retaliation as a US aircraft carrier group steamed towards the region and the reclusive state marked the 105th birth anniversary of its founding father
Burma ranked third as global risk of genocide reaches 10-year high
BURMA has been identified as the third most at risk country in the world to experience a new episode of genocide, as annual rankings show civilian mass killings at the hands of government forces are on the rise worldwide following a decade of decline.
China: There is still opportunity for peace talks - foreign minister
MILITARY force cannot resolve tension over North Korea, China said on Thursday, while an influential Chinese newspaper urged the North to halt its nuclear programme in exchange for Chinese protection.
Pew study: Governments around the world are tightening the screws on religious freedom
Restrictions on religion and social conflicts involving religion increased for the first time in three years, according to the findings of the Pew Research Centre’s latest annual study on religious freedom.