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Made in Khmerica: the US-raised Cambodians deported to a foreign home

26-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Guzzling beer and pizza as hip-hop blasts from a stack of speakers, Kookie’s thoughts drift back to America, a country that took him in as a child refugee from Cambodia [...]
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Worst violence in months kills 12 in Burma’s Rakhine

26-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

At least 12 people including five police officers were killed Friday in Myanmar’s restive Rakhine state as Rohingya militants launched pre-dawn raids on border posts, [...]
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Ride hailing firm Grab commits $100 million to expand in Burma

26-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Ride-hailing firm Grab, the main Southeast Asian rival of Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL], said it would commit $100 million over the next three years to deepen its presence [...]
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At least 32 dead in Burma as Rohingya insurgents stage major attack

At least 32 dead in Burma as Rohingya insurgents stage major attack

26-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

At least 21 insurgents and 11 members of the security forces were killed in Myanmar’s Rakhine state on Friday when militants staged a major coordinated attack on 24 [...]
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Prague agrees to hand Vietnamese ‘kidnapper’ to Germany

Prague agrees to hand Vietnamese ‘kidnapper’ to Germany

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Czech authorities have agreed to extradite to Germany a Vietnamese national wanted over the alleged kidnapping in Berlin last month of an oil tycoon who subsequently turned [...]
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Cambodia accuses US of political interference, calls US democracy ‘bloody and brutal’

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Cambodia hit back on Thursday at US criticism over its decision to expel a US-funded pro-democracy group, accusing Washington of political interference and describing [...]
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Vietnam calls for Southeast Asian unity amid South China Sea tension

Vietnam calls for Southeast Asian unity amid South China Sea tension

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s most powerful leader has called for greater unity among Southeast Asian states at a time the country has appeared increasingly isolated in challenging [...]
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Cambodia orders US INGO to close, expels foreign staff

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Cambodia on Wednesday closed a prominent American INGO and ordered its foreign staff to leave the country, the latest salvo by prime minister Hun Sen against perceived [...]
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US criticises Cambodia’s crackdown on press and NGOs

US criticises Cambodia’s crackdown on press and NGOs

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United States expressed “deep concern” Wednesday over the state of Cambodia’s democracy after the government there ordered out an American INGO and [...]
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Cambodia orders US-funded group to leave in new anti-American move

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Cambodia ordered the US-funded National Democratic Institute to stop activities and remove foreign staff on Wednesday in the latest move by prime minister Hun Sen’s [...]
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Jokowi Signs 5 MoU with Vietnam

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Tempo.co/ | 6:00 AM

Indonesia and Vietnam have signed five memoranda of understanding (MoU) during the visit of Vietnam Socialist Party Secretary general to the State Palace which was received [...]
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Turkey and Vietnam look to double trade, deepen defense ties

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Daily Mail | 6:00 AM

Turkey’s prime minister said Wednesday he wants to double trade volume with Vietnam to $4 billion in the next three years as his country seeks to boost cooperation with [...]
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Thousands of Rohingya flee Burma for Bangladesh

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Rohingya refugees arrive in overcrowded camps, fearing violence after the deployment of Myanmar troops to Rakhine state. Thousands of Rohingya Muslims have crossed into [...]
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Burma Residents Rate Suu Kyi government

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Aung San Suu Kyi’s new government received a mix of encouraging and discouraging feedback in the first major survey of public opinion in Myanmar since the National [...]
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Made in Khmerica: the US-raised Cambodians deported to a foreign home

25-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Guzzling beer and pizza as hip-hop blasts from a stack of speakers, Kookie’s thoughts drift back to America, a country that took him in as a child refugee from Cambodia [...]
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