According to General Lich, ASEAN is facing many challenges, including competition amongst big countries, regional maritime security with the East Sea issue in particular, and the emerging traditional and non-traditional security challenges. Specifically, the outbreak and rapid spread of the acute respiratory disease caused by coronavirus disease (COVID-19) threatens not only ASEAN member countries but all nations around the world. According to Mr. Chairman, the ASEAN Community needs a joining effort to tackle the wide spread of fake news on social media that causes a negative impact on the people. … [Read more...] about ADMM Retreat: Building mutual trust among regional countries
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Thua Thien-Hue: No nCoV infection 14 days after visit of Diamond Princess cruise The People’s Committee of the central province of Thua Thien – Hue on February 11 said there is no infection with NCoV in the province during 14 days after the arrival of Diamond Princess cruise ship at Chan May port on January 27. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Two passengers dead from quarantined Diamond Princess
Most of all it gave Hun Sen something he has wanted for a long time; a chance to repair relations with the US. These were badly frayed three years ago when the opposition leader Kem Sokha, who looked on course to beat Hun Sen in the 2018 election, was arrested and accused of plotting, with US backing, to overthrow the government. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: How did Cambodia’s cruise ship welcome go wrong?