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Suu Kyi now benefits from Southeast Asia’s silence

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Yangon, Nov 13 (AP) - When Aung San Suu Kyi led the fight for democracy against Myanmar's despotic mili-tary rulers two decades ago, she bristled at the collective reluctance of Southeast Asian governments to inter-vene in her nation's plight.
In a newspaper editorial published in 1999, the former opposition leader slammed the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations, saying its "policy of non-interference is just an excuse for not helping."
"In this day and age," she wrote in an...
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Questions about Russian meddling follow Trump to Asia

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Questions about Russian meddling in the 2016 election have followed President Donald Trump overseas to Asia.
Trump said during a news conference Sunday in Vietnam's capital that he believes U.S. intelligence agencies, which have concluded Russia interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential election...
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Texas church members gather for 1st time since attack

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Sutherland Springs, Nov 12 (AP) - Hundreds of people will gather in the tiny town of Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Sunday to worship with surviving members of a local church where a shooting rampage left more than two dozen people dead.
Members of the First Baptist Church will hold a church...
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Trumps offers to mediate in protracted South China Sea feud

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Manila, Nov 12 (AP) - President Donald Trump on Sunday offered to mediate in the South China Sea disputes, while his Chinese counterpart played down concerns over Beijing's military buildup and the prospects of war in the contested waters.
Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke separately...
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‘I’m with our agencies’ on Russian election meddling

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President Donald Trump says he believes Russian President Vladimir Putin believes it when he says Moscow did not interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. But Trump says he also believes U.S. intelligence agencies, which have concluded that Russia did meddle in the election.
"I believe...
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