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Maldives Crisis Could Stir Trouble Between China and India

Advertisement COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — As the Maldives’ autocratic president, Abdulla Yameen, cracks down on opposition to consolidate power ahead of another election, analysts and diplomats warn that the small nation’s troubles could provoke a larger crisis that draws in ...

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The Pope and China: Why It’s Complicated

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Pope Francis is considering giving the Chinese government a say in the Vatican’s ordination of bishops in the country. Not everyone in the Catholic Church is cheering. NYT > Asia Pacific

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Swedish Bookseller Held in China Surfaces for Video Apology

Advertisement A Hong Kong-based bookseller with Swedish nationality, snatched from a train to Beijing by the Chinese police last month for undisclosed reasons, resurfaced on Friday to declare in a police-arranged interview that he wanted no help from the outside ...

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