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Association of Southeast Asian Nations


  • n  an association of nations dedicated to economic and political cooperation in southeastern Asia and who joined with the United States to fight against global terrorism
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  • China Agrees to Discuss 'Code of Conduct' Rules
    This week the Association of Southeast Asian Nations appeared to make progress on addressing territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Following meetings in Brunei, the group announced that China had agreed to discuss a set of rules known as the “code of conduct” to avoid conflict in the disputed waters. Last year's ASEAN forum ended without a consensus because of squabbles over the South ...
    July 4, 2013 - Voice of America
  • Once a divisive pariah, Myanmar could aid Southeast Asian unity
    Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations once disagreed with the West over Myanmar sanctions. Now the opening of the country's economy could help ASEAN attain a big prize.
    July 3, 2013 - The Christian Science Monitor
  • Once a divisive pariah, Myanmar may be key Southeast Asian key to unity
    Members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations once disagreed with the West over Myanmar sanctions. Now the opening of the country's economy could help ASEAN attain a big prize.
    July 2, 2013 - The Christian Science Monitor

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