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  • Reuters

    Biden promete apoiar liberdade na Ásia e faz críticas à China sobre Taiwan

    WASHINGTON/BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Reuters) - O presidente dos Estados Unidos, Joe Biden, disse aos países do Sudeste Asiático na quarta-feira que os EUA os apoiarão na defesa da liberdade dos mares e da democracia e chamou as ações da China em relação a Taiwan de "coercivas" e uma ameaça à paz e à estabilidade. Falando em uma cúpula virtual do Leste Asiático com a presença do premiê chinês Li Keqiang, Biden disse que Washington iniciaria negociações com parceiros do Indo-Pacífico sobre o desenvolv

  • AFP News

    Biden criticises China's 'coercive' actions across Taiwan Strait

    US President Joe Biden on Wednesday criticised Beijing's "coercive" actions across the Taiwan Strait in an address to a summit of Asia-Pacific nations also attended by China's premier.

  • Reuters

    Biden promete apoyar al Sudeste Asiático en defensa de la libertad de los mares y la democracia

    BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, 27 oct (Reuters) - El presidente Joe Biden dijo el miércoles que Estados Unidos se mantendrá junto a sus aliados del Sudeste Asiático en la defensa de la libertad de los mares, la democracia y los derechos humanos, y respaldó los esfuerzos para que la junta de Myanmar rinda cuentas por sus compromisos con la paz. El Sudeste Asiático se ha convertido en un campo de batalla estratégico entre Estados Unidos y China, que controla la mayor parte del Mar de la China Meridional y h

  • Associated Press

    UN envoy says 'civil war' has spread throughout Myanmar

    The outgoing U.N. envoy for Myanmar says “civil war” has spread throughout the country and the international community should consider measures aimed at replacing the military junta’s leaders with people who are more constructive and want to find a peaceful solution to the army’s ouster of the elected government. Christine Schraner Burgener, whose 3 1/2-year term ends Sunday, said in an interview with The Associated Press that the measures could be sanctions imposed by individual countries or b

  • Reuters

    Australia, ASEAN to establish comprehensive strategic partnership - ASEAN

    "ASEAN and Australia also agreed to establish a Comprehensive Strategic Partnership between ASEAN and Australia that is meaningful, substantive and mutually beneficial," it said in a summary of the meeting.

  • Reuters

    Biden vows to stand with Asia on freedom, hits at China on Taiwan

    WASHINGTON/BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Reuters) -President Joe Biden told Southeast Asian nations on Wednesday the United States would stand with them in defending freedom of the seas and democracy and called China's actions towards Taiwan "coercive" and a threat to peace and stability. Speaking at a virtual East Asia Summit attended by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Biden said Washington would start talks with partners in the Indo-Pacific about developing a regional economic framework, something critics

  • Associated Press

    Biden calls out China's Taiwan actions as 'coercive'

    President Joe Biden told leaders at the East Asia Summit on Wednesday that China's recent actions in the Taiwan Straits are “coercive" and undermined peace and stability in the region. The comments by Biden, who participated by video in the annual meeting of 18 Asia-Pacific nations, come during a surge in Chinese military activity near the island that China regards as a renegade province and has vowed to reclaim by force if necessary. “The president also reiterated the U.S. commitment to the i

  • Reuters

    Biden se junta a líderes do sudeste asiático para repreender junta militar de Myanmar

    BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Reuters) - O presidente dos Estados Unidos, Joe Biden, se juntou aos líderes de países do sudeste asiático para repreender nesta terça-feira a junta militar que governa Myanmar, enquanto uma cúpula regional era aberta sem um representante do país após a exclusão do principal general do país por ignorar propostas de paz. A Associação de Nações do Sudeste Asiático (Asean), disse que aceitaria a participação de uma figura não-política de Myanmar na reunião virtual, mas a junta

  • Reuters

    Myanmar says absence from ASEAN summit due to "denial" of junta officials

    "Myanmar’s absence at the ASEAN Summits due to denial for the Head of State or Head of Government or his Ministerial level representation, does not intend to show its protest against ASEAN or to boycott ASEAN," a Ministry of Foreign Affairs statemnt said on the first night of the summit. Junta leader Min Aung Hlaing seized power from a civilian government in a military coup on Feb. 1.

  • Reuters

    Líderes del Sudeste Asiático critican a junta de Myanmar por ausencia en cumbre

    BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunéi, 26 oct (Reuters) - Los líderes del Sudeste Asiático criticaron con dureza a la junta de Myanmar cuando se inauguró el martes una cumbre regional sin un representante del país, después de que su máximo general fue excluido por ignorar una hoja de ruta hacia la paz acordada hace seis meses. La Asociación de Naciones del Sudeste Asiático (ASEAN) había dicho que aceptaría a una figura apolítica de Myanmar en el encuentro virtual, pero la junta lo rechazó el lunes, dicien

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