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Asia seeks Obama’s assurance in territorial spats

This April 17, 2014 file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking in the briefing room of the White House in Washington.  Japan and the Philippines - two of the four countries Obama will visit are locked in tense disputes with Beijing over islands in the South and East China Seas and will be seeking reassurances that the U.S. would back them if the conflicts boiled over. AP

As President Barack Obama travels through Asia this coming week, he will confront a region that’s warily watching the crisis in Ukraine through the prism of its own territorial tensions with China.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Americas,Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Japan, ASEAN strike deal

Asean-Japan Summit Leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations lock arms during the 40th Asean-Japan Commemorative Summit on Saturday at the Main Garden of the Akasaka State Guest House. They are (from left): Thein Sein (Burma), Benigno Aquino III (Philippines), Lee Hsien Loong (Singapore),  Nguyen Tan Dung (Vietnam), Hassanal Bolkiah (Brunei), Shinzo Abe (Japan), Hun Sen (Cambodia), Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (Indonesia), Thongsing Thammavong (Laos), Najib Razak (Malaysia) and Pracha Promnok representing Yingluck Shinawatra (Thailand). INQSnap this page to view more photos! MALACAÑANG PHOTO

Leaders from Japan and 10 Southeast Asian countries on Saturday pledged to cooperate in ensuring freedom of navigation during a summit overshadowed by concerns over China’s growing assertiveness in the region.

Posted: December 15th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Asean-Japan summit gets under way in Tokyo

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ASEAN leaders hold hands for a photo session of Japan-ASEAN Commemorative Summit at Akasaka State Guesthouse in Tokyo on December 13, 2013. AFP FILE PHOTO

The 40th Association of Southeast Asian Nations-Japan Commemorative Summit opened here Saturday morning with President Benigno Aquino III, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and other heads of Asean in attendance at the Akasaka State House.

Posted: December 14th, 2013 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Aquino, Abe vow common stand vs China

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, delivers his response during a joint press conference with President Benigno Aquino III Saturday at Malacañan Palace in Manila. AP

President Benigno Aquino III and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday pledged to pursue a common stance against maritime aggression in the Asian region amid their growing territorial disputes with China.

Posted: July 28th, 2013 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

PH, Japan adopt common position on maritime rows

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Shinzo Abe, Benigno Aquino III

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has pledged support for Philippine maritime forces as both countries confront China in separate territorial disputes.

Posted: July 27th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Japan’s Prime Minister Abe arriving in PH on Friday

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe .AP FILE PHOTO

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is visiting the Philippines this weekend, arriving in the country just after his party won control of the Japanese Parliament on Sunday.

Posted: July 23rd, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

China slams Japan’s Abe over interview comments

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe .AP FILE PHOTO

China has sharply criticized Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for telling a US newspaper that Beijing had a “deeply ingrained” need to challenge neighbors over territory, state media said Friday.

Posted: February 22nd, 2013 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

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