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South Korea is in no hurry to set up an advanced missile defense system designed to protect its shores from North Korean aggression.
The rivalry between India and China is heating up as the two heavyweight economies face territorial tensions on both land and sea.
The Golden Arches' latest handiwork in the Southeast Asian city-state has been the subject of hot debate among residents.
Beijing warned Hanoi that it would attack Vietnamese bases in the Spratly Islands if drilling continued, the BBC says.
Reince Priebus and Steve Bannon are pushing back against Scaramucci as White House communications chief, NBC reports.
Trump's lawyers are looking for ways to discredit special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, the Washington Post and New York Times reported.
Shell firms linked to former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort owed as much as $17 million to pro-Russian interests, the New York Times reported.
The lack of progress at Wednesday's U.S.-China Comprehensive Economic Dialogue may be indicative of further tensions on trade.
Indonesia is defending its maritime rights within the South China Sea in a perceived move against Chinese encroachment.
One year after a military coup attempted to oust him, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's position appears iron-clad.