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Vietnam calls for Southeast Asian unity amid South China Sea tension

HANOI Vietnam's most powerful leader has called for greater unity among Southeast Asian states at a time the country has appeared increasingly isolated in challenging China's territorial claims in the South China Sea.


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Macau struggles to recover from Typhoon Hato's destruction

MACAU/HONG KONG Chaos and confusion gripped Macau on Thursday after one of the strongest typhoons on record hit the territory, killing at least nine people, and leaving more than half the city still without water and power, and casinos relying on back-up generators.