Daily Archives: November 18, 2019

Asian Nations at Odds over Sovereignty Join up to Fight Marine Trash

TAIPEI – An agreement among Southeast Asian leaders this month to fight floating plastics in the South China Sea and surrounding waterways marks an upswing in cooperation among countries that normally compete over sovereignty.Heads of state from the 10…

Cambodia Opposition Leader Kem Sokha to Face Trial, Despite Looming EU Sanctions

The former head of Cambodia’s opposition party, Kem Sokha, will be tried for treason, Prime Minister Hun Sen said Monday, despite the easing of restrictions on his house arrest last week that led some to believe his case could be dropped as part of a b…