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PostHeaderIcon One man's vision of Asian Unity

One man's vision of Asian Unity
Source : AFP

Monday, May 7, 2007 (By William Pesek, Bloomberg News)--At last month's Boao Forum for Asia, the gathering's secretary general, Long Yongtu, offered a sobering guesstimate:

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PostHeaderIcon Asian forum moves to bolster security response

Asian forum moves to bolster security response
Source : AFP

MANILA, Philippines, May 23 (Associated Press) -- Asia's largest security forum, which includes the US, the European Union and China, is forming a quick-reaction group to respond to outbreaks of war and political crises, diplomats said Wednesday.

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PostHeaderIcon North Korea reaffirms commitment to nuclear talks

North Korea reaffirms commitment to nuclear talks
Source : AFP

MANILA, May 24, 2007 (AFP) - North Korea has reaffirmed its commitment to multilateral talks to end a deadlock on its nuclear programme, diplomats attending a security forum said here Thursday.

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PostHeaderIcon Singapore calls for community involvement in counter-terror fight

Singapore calls for community involvement in counter-terror fight
Source : AFP

SINGAPORE, May 3, 2007 (AFP) - Community groups should play a bigger role in the fight against terrorism, a Singapore minister told an international forum here Thursday, saying police and military action were not enough.

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PostHeaderIcon Asia's Leading Security Forum Holds First Exercise

Asia's Leading Security Forum Holds First Exercise
Source : AFP

Singapore, Jan 23, 2007 (AFP) - Asia's Leading Security forum took a crucial step from talk to action this week, carrying out its first operational exercise aimed at shoring up defences against maritime security threats.

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