New York Times – Asia Pacific

Malaysia Seizes Najib’s Trove of 350 Containers of Cash, Handbags and Jewelry

05/20/2018
Raids on the former prime minister’s residences netted 72 suitcases of cash, jewels and other valuables, as well as 284 boxes of handbags, the police said.
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Now Even Japan Is Pushing Back Against Trump’s Tariffs

05/20/2018
Japan is considering filing a complaint with the W.T.O. against the United States for tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, a sign it could be readying for a trade war.
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U.S. and China Tout Trade Talks as Success, but Leave the Details for Later

05/20/2018
The two countries said they had reached an agreement to increase American exports, but the White House noted that specifics would be agreed upon at a later date.
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Modi Visits Kashmir and Is Met With a Strike

05/19/2018
Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India visited the disputed region of Kashmir, where he was met by calls from separatists for a shutdown of the area.
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Of Crowns and Rings: Images of Royal Weddings Over a Century

05/19/2018
Rita Hayworth and Prince Aly Khan. Crown Prince Akihito of Japan and Michiko Shoda. Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier III. Browse royal wedding history with these images of ceremonies past.
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Rare Attack on Cricket Match in Afghanistan Kills at Least 8

05/19/2018
Cricket has been one of the few rallying points for people on both sides of Afghanistan’s war. The Taliban denied involvement in the attack in Jalalabad.
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Trump Meets Uzbek President, Making No Mention of Human Rights

05/19/2018
Aides said Wednesday’s meeting was an effort to begin a new era of partnership with Uzbekistan, a country that is making its first fitful turns away from authoritarianism.
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At the Heart of Indonesia Terror Attacks, a Well-Liked Family

05/18/2018
Before sending his children to blow themselves up at Christian churches, Dita Oepriarto was a neighborhood favorite with a secret link to the Islamic State.
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The Saturday Profile: Chinese Legal Maverick, Facing Political Gales, Bides His Time

05/18/2018
He Weifang, who has spent two decades at the forefront of struggles for the rule of law in China, is confident that his time will come again.
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U.S. and South Korea to Discuss North’s ‘Bright Future’

05/18/2018
Moon Jae-in, the South Korean leader, is to meet President Trump at the White House next week to discuss possible incentives for Pyongyang to denuclearize.
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Now Free, Malaysia’s Anwar Ibrahim Attacks System That Jailed Him Twice

05/18/2018
Mr. Anwar is expected to begin a long road back to the prime minister post, navigating a tense relationship with Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad.
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Why North Korea Is Angered by ‘Libya Model’ in Nuclear Talks

05/18/2018
Libya’s denuclearization of 15 years ago is playing a key role in North Korea’s hesitations over upcoming talks with the United States.
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North Korea’s Sudden Shift Puts South’s Leader on the Spot

05/18/2018
For President Moon Jae-in, North Korea’s threat to derail talks has made clear the difficulties of playing matchmaker between Kim Jong-un and President Trump.
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China, Signaling Thaw With U.S. Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

05/18/2018
Chinese antitrust officials allowed the Japanese company to sell a majority stake in its chip unit to an American-led group, a prelude to an easing of tensions between Washington and Beijing.
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Asia and Australia Edition: North Korea, Hawaii, Meghan Markle: Your Friday Briefing

05/18/2018
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
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India Declares a Rare Cease-Fire in Kashmir for Ramadan

05/17/2018
For the first time in 15 years, the Indian government has called a halt to military operations during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, hoping to revive peace talks.
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Understanding Malaysia’s Political Earthquake

05/17/2018
After a dizzying week, we look back on the people and events that led to one leader’s return to power and another’s fall.
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On Trade, the U.S. and China Consider the Unthinkable: Breaking Up

05/17/2018
Complete disengagement is impossible, but both Washington and Beijing envision a day when they don’t need each other as much to power their economies.
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L.A. Times Suspends Beijing Bureau Chief After Accusations

05/17/2018
The paper said it would investigate two women’s accusations of unwanted sexual advances, saying it “takes these allegations seriously.”
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Hong Kong Journal: Could a Colonial-Era Golf Club Solve Hong Kong’s Housing Woes?

05/17/2018
Affordable housing advocates say Hong Kong needs the land that golf clubs use. But others say the city needs its golf courses to attract those who make the city a global financial hub.
分類: English News