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    Beijing ready to work with ASEAN on South China Sea rules

    Agence-France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 10:41pm on November 03, 2019

    Beijing said Sunday it is ‘ready to work’ with Southeast Asian nations on a code of conduct in the flashpoint South China Sea, where it...

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    Bombs rattle Bangkok during ASEAN summit

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 11:01am on August 02, 2019

    Several small bombs exploded across Bangkok on Friday, rattling the Thai capital as it hosted a regional summit attended by US secretary of state Mike...

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    Meeting with Myanmar, ASEAN delegate not fruitful: Rohingyas

    Mohammad Nurul Islam . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:29am on July 28, 2019

    The two-day joint dialogue on Rohingya refugee repatriation which commenced at Kutupalong mega camp Saturday afternoon ended without any positive outcome, according to the representatives...

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    Myanmar, ASEAN teams to meet Rohingya camps over repatriation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on July 27, 2019

    A Myanmar delegation and a five-member ASEAN emergency response team would meet Rohingyas at their camps in Cox’s Bazar on Saturday and would discuss the...

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    ASEAN summit starts in Bangkok

    Reuters . Bangkok | Updated at 12:00am on June 23, 2019

    Southeast Asian leaders opened a two-day summit in Bangkok on Saturday, though it was unclear what progress their 10-country group could make on disputes in...

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    Mahathir vows to help Rohingyas bound for Malaysia

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 06:31pm on June 21, 2019

    Malaysia’s prime minister on Friday vowed to help Rohingya Muslims seeking refuge in Malaysia, reiterating the call for Southeast Asian leaders to ‘stop the oppression’...

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    ASEAN leaders told to get serious on Rohingya issue

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:16am on June 20, 2019

    Southeast Asian leaders must use an upcoming summit to hold unvarnished talks on Myanmar’s treatment of the Rohingya, rights groups urged Wednesday, after a report...

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    Rohingyas slam UN, ASEAN repatriation plan without consulting them

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:31am on June 10, 2019

    A Cox’s Bazar-based organisation of Rohingyas has issued a warning to the United Nations and the ASEAN that there would be no repatriation to Myanmar...

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    Outcry as ASEAN predicts ‘smooth’ Rohingya return to Myanmar

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:27am on June 08, 2019

    An ASEAN report predicting half a million Rohingya refugees will return to Myanmar in two years has left observers incredulous for glossing over army atrocities,...

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    ASEAN team to visit Rakhine, Cox’s Bazar soon

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 08:18pm on May 17, 2019

    Indonesia on Friday informed Bangladesh that a comprehensive response team of Association of Southeast Asian Nations will soon visit Rakhine State and Cox’s Bazar to...