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26 June 2012

Publication Date : 26-06-2012

 

Philippine Coast Guard says a Hong Kong cargo ship might have rammed a Philippine fishing boat killing a Filipino fisherman in South China Sea last week as China expresses displeasure over initial blame on a Chinese vessel, Philippine Daily Inquirer reports. In the face of a political tug of war in Thailand, the opposing camps are trying to claim the military as a prize trophy, writes The Nation. China’s fight against narcotics faces increasing challenges amid bumper poppy harvest in Myanmar and rise in Afghan drug trafficking, according to China Daily. South Korea's cooperation with North Korea is still possible for 2018 Winter Olympics, says The Korea Herald. In around 10 years, people may be travelling around comfortably in a vehicle that drives itself, The Daily Yomiuri reports.

 

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