South Korea arrests its former President. What did U.S. President Trump tweet about next week’s meeting with Chinese President Xi? Plus, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte may expand his sphere of influence. VOA’s Steve Miller has your Asia news, in a minute.
Malaysia has released Kim Jong Nam’s body. Vietnam calls Taiwan’s drills in disputed territory a serious violation. Plus, Japan looks to take a stronger stance against North Korea. VOA’s Steve Miller has your Asia news, in a minute.
More satellite images indicate North Korea may be preparing for its next nuclear test. China confirms it’s holding a Taiwanese pro-democracy advocate. The U.S. calls the theft of $81 million from a Bangladesh bank a “state-sponsored” activity. VOA’s Steve Miller has your Asia news, in a minute.
What damage has Cyclone Debbie done to Australia in its first day? Why did Australia cancel an extradition treaty vote with China? Plus, South Korea recovers remains near the Sewol ferry. VOA’s Steve Miller has your Asia news, in a minute.