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Solomon Islands PM Sogavare commands largest bloc in Parliament after election

The pro-Beijing leader Manasseh Sogavare faces several rivals in the contest to become prime minister.

Tensions simmer near a shoal both China and the Philippines claim

It's getting harder for Bagong Bayan fishermen to reach their catch and Manila to ignore Chinese provocations.

Thailand offers to mediate in Myanmar conflict, urges ASEAN involvement amid violence

Bangkok is ready to resolve issues to “restore peace quickly,” Thai foreign minister says.

10 dead in mid-air collision of military helicopters at Malaysian naval base

Prayers on Friday will replace the Royal Malaysian Navy’s 90th Anniversary program planned for Saturday.

US missile launcher deployed to Philippines ‘defensive in nature’

China has protested joint drills incorporating the Mid-Range Capability missile system, saying it aggravates regional tensions.

10 dead in mid-air collision of military helicopters at Malaysian naval base

Prayers on Friday will replace the Royal Malaysian Navy’s 90th Anniversary program planned for Saturday.