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Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
5/21/2024 6:08:03 PM
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations could represent a model of successful integration, consensus-building, and the pursuit of shared interests for the Middle East, writes Mostafa Ahmed

Life & Style - City Lights
3/18/2024 1:08:29 PM
The embassies of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries in Egypt organized the first Ramadan iftar at the Diplomatic Club of the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, per an invitation from the Philippines embassy in Cairo, on Sunday.

World - International
3/5/2024 1:10:28 PM
Chinese and Philippine coast guard vessels collided in the disputed South China Sea, and four Filipino crew members were injured Tuesday in high-seas confrontations as Southeast Asian leaders gathered for an Asian summit where alarm over Beijing’s aggression at sea was expected to be raised.

World - International
6/8/2023 2:22:02 PM
Southeast Asian nations have agreed to hold their first-ever joint military drills in the South China Sea, Indonesian officials said Thursday, as tensions grow over China's increasing assertiveness in the region.

World - International
5/9/2023 1:10:18 PM
Southeast Asian nations are at a "crossroad", a senior Indonesian minister warned Tuesday, as escalating violence in junta-controlled Myanmar loomed over a regional summit.

World - International
2/5/2023 2:39:03 PM
Southeast Asian foreign ministers vowed to finalize negotiations with China over a proposed pact aimed at preventing conflicts in the disputed South China Sea in their annual retreat on Saturday in Indonesia's capital.

World - International
2/2/2023 11:16:46 AM
The United States and the Philippines announced on Thursday an agreement to expand American military presence in the Southeast Asian country, where U.S. forces would be granted access to four more Philippine military camps, effectively giving them new ground to ramp up deterrence against China's increasingly aggressive actions toward Taiwan and in the disputed South China Sea.

World - International
1/31/2023 8:59:48 PM
The United States slapped fresh sanctions on Myanmar Tuesday, a day before the Southeast Asian country marks the second anniversary of a military coup that launched a violent campaign against democracy activists.

World - International
12/21/2022 11:36:47 PM
The UN Security Council called for Myanmar's junta to release Aung San Suu Kyi Wednesday as it adopted its first ever resolution on the situation in the turmoil-ridden Southeast Asian country.

World - International
12/14/2022 4:11:02 PM
European Union and southeast Asian countries commemorated 45 years of diplomatic ties Wednesday at a summit overshadowed by political distractions in Europe, ranging from the war in Ukraine to a bribery scandal.

World - International
11/13/2022 11:50:35 AM
Russia's foreign minister on Sunday accused the United States of driving increased militarisation in Southeast Asia, saying that Washington was trying to contain Beijing and Moscow's influence in the region.

World - International
11/12/2022 8:16:35 PM
President Joe Biden promised Saturday that the United States would work with a strategically vital coalition of southeast Asian nations, telling leaders that ``we're going to build a better future that we all want to see'' in the region where U.S. rival China is also working to expand its influence.

World - War in Ukraine
11/12/2022 10:08:15 AM
Ukraine's Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba pressed Southeast Asian countries for political and material support in his county's fight against Russia while accusing Moscow on Saturday of playing ``hunger games'' with the world by holding up shipments of Ukrainian grain and other agricultural products.

World - International
6/16/2022 11:45:03 AM
A special meeting between India and Southeast Asian foreign ministers opened Thursday with co-chairs India and Singapore calling for strengthening ties amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine and a heightened rivalry between the United States and China that threatens peace and stability in the region.

World - International
5/12/2022 10:31:49 PM
President Joe Biden is hosting leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations as his administration makes an extended effort to demonstrate that the United States has not lost focus on the Pacific even while dealing with Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Features
4/19/2022 9:41:48 PM
South and Southeast Asian students at Al-Azhar University in Cairo have been introducing a new taste to the city’s Ramadan Iftars, with Al-Azhar sending out delegations across the World to help other Muslim communities gain a flavour of the holy month, writes Dina Ezzat

World - International
4/16/2022 5:58:23 PM
President Joe Biden will host leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian nations in Washington next month for a summit, the White House said Saturday.

World - International
2/21/2022 1:56:29 PM
Myanmar's shadow civilian administration called on the United Nations' top court Monday not to allow the country's military rulers to represent the Southeast Asian nation at hearings into a case accusing the country of genocide against the Rohingya ethnic minority.

World - International
12/9/2021 1:19:27 PM
The U.S. has ordered an arms embargo on Cambodia, citing deepening Chinese military influence, corruption and human rights abuses by the government and armed forces in the Southeast Asian country.

World - International
11/18/2021 9:14:08 PM
Years after coming under scrutiny for contributing to ethnic and religious violence in Myanmar, Facebook still has problems detecting and moderating hate speech and misinformation on its platform in the Southeast Asian nation, internal documents viewed by The Associated Press show.

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