Amid overtures from Pyongyang to Seoul, US says it will never accept a nuclear North Korea.
Beijing wants dialogue with self-ruled Taiwan on the idea that both sides belong to a single China, Taiwan disagrees, straining relations into a third year.
Guterres appeals for unity to overcome these threats and create a peaceful world.
Tax reform and new infrastructure loom for a country that’s already one of Asia’s fastest growing.
Accounts support accusations of widespread rape by Myanmar's army; the government rejects the claims.
UNICEF says there is no safe place for children caught in conflict who are deliberately targeted and attacked.
The only major Christmas-related protest took place in Aceh, an ultraconservative province in Western Indonesia.
Filipinos entrusted president to improve public safety when electing him in 2016
Filipinos entrusted president to improve public safety when electing him in 2016.
Trump's confrontational approach to North Korea failed to deter nuclear and missile tests, but increased global support for tougher economic sanctions.
Analysts divided on impact of US tax cut on China.
Taiwan and Japan are talking about joint access around a tiny mid-Pacific islet. China is likely to protest.