Indonesia

Minister: Tesla to Invest in Battery, Electric Car Plant in Central Java

Jakarta is world’s largest producer of nickel, a key element in batteries for electric vehicles.

Indonesia

Police: Arrested IS-linked militants sought to join MIT insurgents in Central Sulawesi

Suspects had pledged allegiance to the overall IS leader through WhatsApp.

Philippines

Philippine military: 2 suspected Muslim militants killed in Mindanao shootout

The dead suspects were identified as Datu Romah Malang Mastura (alias Mamako) and Ebrahim Samama.

Philippines

Duterte allies win majority of contested seats in Philippine Senate

The Commission on Elections introduced the top vote-getters to fill 12 open seats.

South China Sea

Report tracks China’s assertiveness at sea over the decades

China’s enduring pressure on South China Sea claimants poses dilemma for U.S. as stabilizing force.

Indonesia

Police: Arrested IS-linked militants sought to join MIT insurgents in Central Sulawesi

Suspects had pledged allegiance to the overall IS leader through WhatsApp.

At US-ASEAN Summit, Biden promises SE Asian countries $150 million in development

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