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Myanmar junta says no Asean envoy visit until stability restored

Myanmar junta says no Asean envoy visit until stability restored

Myanmar's ruling military, which is facing nationwide protests against the coup that removed the elected government three months ago, said on Friday it would not agree to a visit by a Southeast Asian envoy until it could establish stability.

China deploys missiles on disputed South China Sea island: report

China deploys missiles on disputed South China Sea island: report

China has deployed a surface-to-air missile system on one of its contested islands in the South China Sea, a report said Tuesday just as President Barack Obama called for "tangible steps" to reduce tensions in the region.