Has Trump’s Secretary of State signaled a new course in the South China Sea? Duterte and Abe discuss partnerships. Plus, the state of human rights in Hong Kong. VOA’s Steve Miller has your Asia news, in a minute.
As a possible North Korean missile launch approaches, some ask if the United States will shoot it down. The Philippines hopes the long-discussed sends an envoy to Bangladesh as tension in the Rakhine state continues. VOA’s Steve Miller has your Asia news, in a minute.
Two US Republicans meet Taiwan’s traveling president. The Philippines announces closer ties with Russia. Plus, a Hong Kong democracy advocate says an attack on him was planned. VOA’s Steve Miller has your Asia news, in a minute.