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South Korean election 2017: Challenges facing new president Moon Jae-in | IN 60 SECONDS
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South Korean election 2017: Challenges facing new president Moon Jae-in | IN 60 SECONDS

The stakes are very high for newly-elected South Korean president Moon Jae-in. He faces the dangers of Kim Jong-un of North Korea, who has increased the pace of his missile and nuclear tests, and is seeking to show us in

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Democracy is: Accountability (English – No Audio)
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Democracy is: Accountability (English – No Audio)

Democracy is about serving the people. Politicians must behave responsibly and be held accountable. But often private interests are served instead. NIMD offers training on democratic values and skills enabling politicians to act responsibly and in the citizens’ best interests.

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Is war between China and the US inevitable? | Graham Allison
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Is war between China and the US inevitable? | Graham Allison

So, let me thank you for the opportunity to talk about the biggest international story of your professional lifetime, which is also the most important international challenge the world will face for as far as the eye can see. The

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Why Hong Kong has invoked emergency powers to ban face masks | FT
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Why Hong Kong has invoked emergency powers to ban face masks | FT

The chief executive in council decided at a special meeting this morning to invoke the power under the Emergency Regulations Ordinance and make a new regulation in the name of prohibition on face covering regulation, which is essentially an anti-mask

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Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad vows to stay on, warns of limits to democracy I FT
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Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad vows to stay on, warns of limits to democracy I FT

I’m here in Bangkok on the sidelines of the Asean Summit. And I’ve just finished speaking to Mahathir Mohamad, Malaysia’s prime minister. We talked about his change in stance on China, as well as the succession saga in Malaysia. But

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Democracy is: Accountability (English)
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Democracy is: Accountability (English)

Democracy is about serving the people. Politicians must behave responsibly and be held accountable. But often private interests are served instead. NIMD offers training on democratic values and skills enabling politicians to act responsibly and in the citizens’ best interests.

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S. Korea’s presidential office to monitor situation from Chile following APEC cancellation
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S. Korea’s presidential office to monitor situation from Chile following APEC cancellation

South Korea’s presidential office shortly after the reports of Chile calling off the annual APEC summit next month said it’s closely watching the situation and a text message to the presidential press corps the blue house spokesperson said the top

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Democracy is: Dialogue (English – No Audio)
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Democracy is: Dialogue (English – No Audio)

Democracy starts with dialogue. It’s about listening to each other and working together to resolve issues. NIMD brings political parties together… …to build trust and mutual acceptance so they can work together effectively.

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