Has the United States solidified its North Korean policy ahead of China’s state visit? Are South Korea and Japan mending ties? Plus, the Philippine President says he’ll do what it takes to protect children, even kill drug dealers. VOA’s Steve Miller has your Asia news, in a minute.
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.