China wants the world to know it built its new aircraft carrier entirely on its own, as the nation looks to strengthen its regional military influence in order to safeguard its maritime territorial claims.
Indonesia is on a list of 16 countries whose trade relationship the Trump administration is reviewing. It runs a surplus with the US.
Their move echoes the United States' 'America First' policy, but critics have decried the move as mostly political posturing.
As tensions rise over a possible North Korea nuclear test this weekend, average South Koreans show few signs of concern.
China urged both North Korea and its opponents to exercise caution, as fears mount the North could conduct another nuclear test and more missile launches as part of this weekend's celebrations of state founder Kim Il Sung.
'Diversity and tolerance are the words that come to my mind in describing my image of Malaysia today,' he said in a rare news conference.
State-sponsored media in North Korea said Tuesday that the nation could bring a nuclear attack on the US after a US Navy nuclear-powered aircraft carrier was seen coming toward the western Pacific.
But some critics say the move will give the military a power say over Thai politics for years, possibly decades.
Authorities have urged 30,000 people in coastal towns in Queensland to evacuate their homes, as forecasters predict tidal surges and winds of and winds of up to 185 miles per hour.
The results of North Korea's missile tests have been mixed. According to a recent investigation, the United States is partially responsible for the comparatively high failure rate.
Fukushima, evacuated after the March 2011 nuclear disaster, will welcome the world for baseball and softball matches in the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics Games.