HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A Vietnamese appeals court on Tuesday upheld the conviction and 30-month prison sentence against a U.S.-trained lawyer and well-known dissident found guilty of tax evasion in a case that international rights groups say was politically motivated.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is accusing Syrian President Bashar Assad of stonewalling in peace talks and is calling on Russia to push its ally to negotiate with opposition leaders.
BANGKOK (AP) — Hundreds of disgruntled Thai farmers have breached razor-wire barricades outside the prime minister's temporary office in a protest over delayed payments from the controversial rice pledging scheme.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's foreign minister says he's baffled by the latest report of a top-secret document about Australia spying on Indonesia and offering to share that information with the U.S.
Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa says he's not sure how snooping on a trade spat could relate to security.