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FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2019, file photo, Philippine National Police chief Gen. Oscar Albayalde gestures as he testifies at the resumption of the Senate probe on the release of hundreds of convicts under the shortened serving of their sentence for good behavior, in suburban Pasay city, south of Manila, Philippines. Albayalde has resigned after he faced allegations in a Senate hearing that he intervened as a provincial police chief in 2013 to prevent his officers from being prosecuted for allegedly selling a huge quantity of seized drugs. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez, File)
Philippine police chief resigns amid drug allegationsPhilippine national police chief resigned after he faced allegations in a Senate hearing that he intervened in 2013 to prevent provincial police officers from being prosecuted for allegedly selling seized drugs
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China's September imports from US fall 20% amid tariff warChina's September imports from the United States fall 20.6% amid tariff war
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Debris caused by Typhoon Hagibis are left on a street in Motomiya, Fukushima prefecture, Japan Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. Rescue crew dug through mudslides and searched near flooded rivers for missing people Monday after the typhoon caused serious damage in central and northern Japan. (Kyodo News via AP)
Japan looks for missing after typhoon, warned of mudslidesRescue crew are digging through mudslides and searching near swollen rivers after a typhoon caused serious damage in central and northern Japan
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Police detain a protestor in Hong Kong, Sunday, Oct.13, 2019. Protesters changed tactics and popped up in small groups in multiple locations across the city Sunday rather than gather in one large demonstration, pursued by police who swooped in to make muscular arrests. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
'Be water': Police swoop as Hong Kong protests shift tacticsBlack-clad protesters calling for political reforms have started gathering in several Hong Kong districts
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Sri Lanka presidential hopeful vows to bolster intelligenceSri Lanka's former defense chief, a presidential hopeful, says he will empower the state's intelligence sector with necessary legal cover for their duties to secure the country in the aftermath of the deadly Easter Sunday bomb blasts
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Bangladesh indicts 8 for 2015 killing of publisherA court in Bangladesh's capital has indicted eight suspected Islamist militants tied to a banned group over the 2015 killing of a man who published books on secularism and atheism
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This Oct. 12, 2019 photo by @ar_kaz shows the flooded streets in Kawasaki, near Tokyo, Japan. Helicopters plucked people from their flooded homes on Sunday as rescue efforts went into full force in wide areas of Japan, including Tokyo, after a powerful typhoon unleashed heavy rainfall.(@ar_kaz via AP)
The Latest: Typhoon leaves up to 33 dead in JapanRescuers in Japan are continuing to help people in the aftermath of a ferocious typhoon, as the death toll from the storm climbed to as high as 33.
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An evacuee is helped by Japan Self-Defense Forces' members as the city is hit by Typhoon Hagibis, in Motomiya, Fukushima prefecture, northern Japan, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019. Rescue efforts for people stranded in flooded areas are in full force after a powerful typhoon dashed heavy rainfall and winds through a widespread area of Japan, including Tokyo.(Kyodo News via AP)
Typhoon leaves as many as 33 dead as Japan continues rescueHelicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday, as the death toll from a ferocious typhoon climbed to as high as 33
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Gas explosion kills 9, injures 10 in east ChinaChinese state broadcaster CCTV says nine people have been killed in a restaurant gas explosion in eastern China
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China, Nepal sign deals for connectivity, security and tradeNepal and China have signed 20 agreements, including one on a trans-Himalayan railway, as Chinese President Xi Jinping wrapped up a two-day visit to the Himalayan nation
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Separate gun attacks target Afghan government officialsAn Afghan official says Taliban insurgents have shot and killed a government official in the capital Kabul
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Kyodo News service reports 19 people are dead and 16 are missing after Typhoon Hagibis caused massive flooding in JapanKyodo News service reports 19 people are dead and 16 are missing after Typhoon Hagibis caused massive flooding in Japan
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Pakistan's PM leaves for Iran, Saudi Arabia to ease tensionsPakistan's prime minister is headed to the Iranian capital as part of his country's ongoing efforts to ease tensions between archrivals Iran and Saudi Arabia
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The Latest: Powerful typhoon reaches greater Tokyo areaHelicopters are plucking people from their flooded homes as rescue efforts went into full force in wide areas of Japan, including Tokyo, after a powerful typhoon unleashed heavy rainfall
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Indonesia nabs 2 accused of planning to attack Bali policeIndonesia's counterterrorism squad has arrested two suspected militants accused of plotting an attack on police on the tourist island of Bali
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