Dry season and imperfect enforcement mean forest fires again threaten the health of millions.
Root causes remain unaddressed in Myanmar as thousands of new refugees seek refuge in Bangladesh.
President Rodrigo Duterte is getting fed up with crime, corruption and violent rebel groups two years into a six-year term, experts say.
One year after fleeing Myanmar, hundreds of thousands of Rohingya are stuck in camps in Bangladesh.
Park Geun-hye was given 24 years in a corruption scandal, and the prosecutor appealed for a tougher sentence.
Stephen Biegun previously worked on National Security Council, advised lawmakers.
Investment in education urgently needed to avert ‘lost generation’ unable to contribute to society, UN Children’s Fund UNICEF says.
As Myanmar looks to repair its international reputation after the Rohingya crisis, tour companies argue that a strategic plan will help attract an increasing amount of visitors.
China fumes whenever Taiwanese leaders stop in the United States, usually en route to see allies in Latin America.
In the past US military officials insisted that joint drills with South Korea were solely intended to maintain force readiness.