Malaysia, Indonesia to Let ‘Boat People’ Come Ashore Temporarily
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Malaysia, Indonesia to Let ‘Boat People’ Come Ashore Temporarily

  (Reuters) – Malaysia and Indonesia said on Wednesday they would offer shelter to 7,000 “boat people”…

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Ordinary People Help Migrants as Asia Struggles with Crisis
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Ordinary People Help Migrants as Asia Struggles with Crisis

Eileen NG and Jocelyn Gecker, ASSOCIATED PRESS   KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — For hundreds…

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Migrants Land in Indonesia, But Hundreds Pushed Back to Sea
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Migrants Land in Indonesia, But Hundreds Pushed Back to Sea

Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Kanupriya Kapoor, REUTERS   BANGKOK/JAKARTA (Reuters) — Nearly 800 “boat people”…

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Indonesia Executes Drug Traffickers, Sparks Anger from Australia, Brazil
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Indonesia Executes Drug Traffickers, Sparks Anger from Australia, Brazil

  (Reuters) – An Indonesian firing squad executed eight drug traffickers, including seven foreigners, in…

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The 20 Fastest-Growing Economies This Year
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The 20 Fastest-Growing Economies This Year

  (Bloomberg) – Emerging markets in Asia and Africa still reign supreme: They’re at the top…

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Asia Marks 10 Years Since Indian Ocean Tsunami
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Asia Marks 10 Years Since Indian Ocean Tsunami

  KHAO LAK, Thailand (AP) — Beachside memorials and religious services were held across Asia…

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