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South Korea lifts indoor mask mandate as cases fall to seven-month low

The mask mandate will remain in place at hospitals, pharmacies and on public transportation.

Free agent KJ says taking time to consider political future, won’t appeal Umno sacking

He said he would not appeal the decision as it would mean appealing to those who had sacked him.

Nato's chief urges South Korea to step up military support for Ukraine

Nato said the alliance wants to help manage global threats by increasing partnerships in Asia.

North Korea could get a vital lifeline from arms sales to Russia

A relatively modest arms deal would help lift the country’s cash-starved and stagnant economy into growth.

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