East Asia Pacific

Walt Whitman, the "good, grey poet," is shown here in a rare photograph taken when he was in his sixties.
Almontaser's "The Wild Fox of Yemen" comes out in April 2021. The award is presented by the Academy of American Poets
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 15:22
A man wearing a protective face mask, following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), walks past in front of a…
Ken Shimura, who attracted fans of all generations with his slapstick comedy and funny faces, was diagnosed with pneumonia after contracting the coronavirus
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 11:15
People wearing masks to protect against contracting the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) walk along a street in Seoul, South…
All but richest families to receive as much as $820 in payments?
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 09:09
Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee CEO Toshiro Muto, right, speaks during a news conference after a Tokyo 2020 Executive Board…
Tokyo organizing committee president Yoshiro Mori has repeatedly said the Olympics will be held no later than next summer
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 09:05
A store employee waits outside for customers at a re-opened retail street in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province on Monday,…
Over the weekend, Wuhan's bus and subway service resumed, easing curbs that cut most access to the city of 11 million people on Jan. 23 as China fought the coronavirus
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 08:04
A Chinese naval Z-9 helicopter prepares to land aboard the People?s Liberation Army (Navy) frigate CNS Huangshan (FFG-570) as…
Chinese teams extracted 861,400 cubic meters of “flammable ice” from the disputed South China Sea in February and March
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Mon, 03/30/2020 - 02:21
A man watches a TV screen showing a file image of North Korea's missile launch during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, March 29, 2020.
North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast Sunday, the latest in a flurry of launches that South Korea decried as 'inappropriate' amid the coronavirus pandemic
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Sun, 03/29/2020 - 19:00
A family prays near the ruins of a headless Buddha statue, which has resurfaced in a dried-up dam due to drought, in Lopburi,…
Farms, businesses finding ways to reduce water use?
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Sun, 03/29/2020 - 13:04
Rescuers stand next to the wreckage of a Westwind aircraft after it caught on fire during takeoff at Manila international…
A plane carrying a patient and medical professionals burst into flames at the Manila airport?
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Sun, 03/29/2020 - 12:44
Spanish Royal guard soldiers disinfect a hospital to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus in Madrid, Spain, Sunday, March…
The United States is now the epicenter of COVID-19, but death tolls continue to increase in Europe and Iran?
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Sun, 03/29/2020 - 08:20
Members of Yangon City and Development Committee spray disinfectant along a sidewalk in hopes of curbing the spread of the new coronavirus, March 29, 2020.
Health experts warn that faulty figures may breed a false sense of security and help virus causing deadly disease to spread
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Sun, 03/29/2020 - 08:22
Playground is seen temporary closed, following the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Hong Kong, China March 29,…
China reports 45 new coronavirus cases for total of 81,439
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Sun, 03/29/2020 - 03:49
Deserted steps of the Sydney Opera House, in the wake of New South Wales implementing measures shutting down non-essential…
Australia launches massive government stimulus to save jobs
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Sun, 03/29/2020 - 00:40
People watches a television screen showing a file image of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program at the Seoul…
Pyongyang projecting business as usual as it fights off virus
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Sat, 03/28/2020 - 19:26
FILE PHOTO: An ethnic Thai farmer works on her terraced rice field in Pu Luong, Vietnam February 29, 2020. REUTERS/Kham/File…
Analysts say export restrictions sometimes backfire
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Sat, 03/28/2020 - 17:36

Locked up in China - The Plight of Xinjiang's Muslims