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Hundreds of MILF child soldiers released in Philippines

Moro Islamic Liberation Front, the country's largest armed group, ends recruitment of children as part of peace plan.

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Seoul braces for protests amid calls for Park's arrest

Opponents demand arrest of ex-president Park Geun-hye, who has yet to react after impeachment following bribery scandal.

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Profile: South Korea's Park Geun-hye

The 65-year-old politician's career has been marked by tragedy, triumph and a scandal that led to her eventual downfall.

Park Geun-hye

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The fall of President Park Geun-hye: A day-by-day look

Key developments in a tumultuous stretch in South Korean politics that led to the stunning downfall of President Park.

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High-profile politicians caught up in $170m graft case

Interior ministry officials face court over scandal in which millions of dollar were stolen from government funds.

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Thousands flee to China after MNDAA attack on army

China gives 'humanitarian assistance' to Myanmar residents seeking refuge from clashes between army and rebel groups.

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Park Geun-hye fired as court upholds impeachment

Celebrations after court upholds President Park Geun-hye's impeachment, but two die after protests against her removal.

Park Geun-hye

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Bus falls 200m downhill in Nepal killing dozens

Rescue teams search for surviving passengers of overcrowded bus that skid off mountain road in remote Jajarkot district.

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Multi-nation patrol to target ISIL-linked Abu Sayyaf

Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia to patrol common seas against armed group, carrying out kidnappings and beheadings.

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Myanmar 'unlikely' to face UN probe on Rohingya abuses

Contrary to the UN Human Rights Council proposals, EU diplomats say they prefer existing mechanism to probe abuses.

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