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By Zeke Miller, Seung Min Kim, Associated Press
President Joe Biden promised Saturday that the United States would work with a strategically vital coalition of southeast Asian nations, telling leaders that “we're going to build a better future that we all want to see” in the region where U.S.
By Seung Min Kim, Zeke Miller, Associated Press
As Blinken lamented the lack of any progress in Myanmar he also moved to strengthen U.S. ties with key regional ally Thailand. It's part of efforts to counter Chinese influence in the Indo-Pacific.
By Matthew Lee, Associated Press
The May 12-13 gathering is meant to demonstrate the United States' commitment to being a partner with countries in the region.
By Darlene Superville, Associated Press
President Joe Biden has told leaders at the East Asia Summit that China's recent actions in the Taiwan Straits are "coercive" and undermined peace and stability in the region.
By Eileen Ng, Niniek Karmini, Associated Press
By Edith Lederer, Associated Press
The outgoing U.N. envoy for Myanmar says "civil war" has spread throughout the country and the international community should consider measures aimed at replacing the military junta's leaders.
By Jim Gomez, Grant Peck, Associated Press
The U.S. sent recently appointed national security adviser Robert O'Brien to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations gathering in President Donald Trump's stead.
By Elaine Kurtenbach, Associated Press
President Donald Trump's decision to send the national security adviser and commerce secretary to ASEAN in his place will widely be viewed in the region as a snub.
By Josh Lederman, Associated Press
Russia's top diplomat said Sunday his country was ready for more engagement with the United States on North Korea, Syria, Ukraine and other pressing matters.
By Kathleen Hennessey and Josh Lederman, Associated Press
VIENTIANE, Laos — President Barack Obama on Monday became the first sitting U.S. president to step foot in the isolated Southeast Asian nation of Laos, opening a three-day visit meant to rebuild trust and close a dark chapter in the…
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