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Long road ahead for Marawi rebuilding as fighting ends

According to estimates, the Duterte administration needs at least $1.1bn for the rehabilitation of the city.

Marawi

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Deadly Typhoon Lan hits Tokyo

Second storm now threatens the country's southeast.

Typhoon Lan

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Abe: Japan to pursue 'strong diplomacy' against N Korea

Prime minister's ruling coalition wins super majority in snap election, boosting push to reform pacifist constitution.

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo

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Refugees refuse to leave Australia-run centre

The Papua New Guinea Supreme Court ruled in 2016 that the Manus centre was illegal and ordered its closure.

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Indonesia urges explanation as general denied US entry

Indonesia demands explanation as to why army chief was blocked from entering US, despite invitation.

General Gatot Nurmantyo

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Shinzo Abe on way to big parliamentary election win

Exit polls show prime minister set to become his country's longest serving leader since the second world war.

Shinzo Abe

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Total victory declared in Marawi over ISIL

The Philippines' top military commanders on Saturday declared a total victory over the Maute fighters linked to ISIL (also known as ISIS) in Marawi City, as troops continued to push towards the few remaining positions still held by the fighters.

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Japan's PM Shinzo Abe poised to win snap election

A resounding majority could pave the way for the Japanese leader to revise the country's pacifist constitution.

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

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Labour's Jacinda Ardern set to become prime minister

Month after election ended in a stalemate, minority party chooses two parties to form a coalition.

Jacinda Ardern

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North Korea threatens 'unimaginable strike' on US ship

State news agency describes USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier as a prime 'target' as it carries out war games.

USS Ronald Reagan

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