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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2344

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Maldives defense minister removed

The Maldives president Abdulla Yameen fired his defense minister with immediate effect - the latest move in a defense shake-up following an explosion targeting the Maldive’s Leader.

Defense Minister Moosa Ali Jaleel
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Letter from America: D’Souza: A case of cultural alienation?

Dinesh D'Souza is widely believed to be a racist and a soft bigot. I wish I did not have to say this, but the fact of the matter is there is no other way to portray him.

Letter from America: D’Souza: A case of cultural alienation?
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China’s Island Building in the South China Sea: will other nations follow suit?

China, the world’s second largest economy, seems to be undeterred by the concerns expressed by those who have claims of ownership in the South China Sea, where the former has been building artificial islands at an alarmingly accelerated phase. Vietnam, the Philippines, Brunei, Malaysia and Taiwan also claim the territorial waters, where the Chinese have been reclaiming the sea, while raising artificial islands on top of existing submerged reefs.

China’s Island Building in the South China Sea: will other nations follow suit?
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Former Colonel Thamilini passed away

Former senior LTTE official Subramaniam Sivakamy, better known as Colonel Thamilini, has died at the age of 43, due to cancer. 23.04.1972 - 18.10.2015" class="caption" align="left" />

Subramaniam Sivakamy (Colonel Thamilini)
23.04.1972 - 18.10.2015
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Tamil Prisoners suspended their death fast

The hunger strike launched by suspected Tamil political prisoners have suspended their death fast six days long, till 7th November after the assurance given by the President to set up a mechanism to look into their issues.

Tamil Prisoners suspended their death fast
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