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South Korea's ex-President Lee jailed for 15 years

Lee is the latest of a string of high-profile political and business leaders tainted by corruption charges.

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New Zealand orders tourists to hand over phone password at border

New Zealand passed a law under which visitors can be fined up to $3,200 if they refuse to give passwords.

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Interpol chief Meng Hongwei goes missing on China visit

French police opened an investigation after Meng's wife reported the Chinese Interpol president missing.

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Pompeo to discuss North Korea with Japan, China and South Korea

US official will talk to leaders from four countries in an effort to make progress on North Korea's denuclearisation.

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Wife of Malaysian ex-PM charged with money laundering

Rosmah Mansor spent the night in detention and pleaded not guilty to all charges on Thursday.

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China denounces 'ridiculous' US claims of election meddling

Vice President Pence said Beijing's actions add up to a simple message: 'China wants a different American president.'

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Indonesia earthquake and tsunami: All the latest updates

Death toll in Indonesia's earthquake-tsunami disaster passes 1,900 as aid operations continue.

Survivors in Donggala

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'Nightmarish' situation for Indonesia tsunami survivors

Quake victims flee Palu on military aircraft as hopes of finding survivors fade fast five days after disaster.

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Malaysia: Ex-PM Najib's wife Rosmah arrested by anti-graft agency

Rosmah Mansour could face up to 15 years in jail if convicted on charges, an MACC official said.

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Indonesia quake, tsunami death toll climbs to 1,347

Casualties expected to rise, experts warn, as rescuers struggle to access damaged areas after 7.5 magnitude quake.

Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

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