After announcing that the trail had gone cold for the Bangkok blast suspect, Thai police make an arrest while Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stares down over a hundred thousand protesters. Plus Seoul calls for action from Japan on the Comfort Women issue, and Malaysian Prime Minister Najib faces calls for his resignation.

From Zeroes to Heroes? Thai Police Make Arrest

Listen to or download the mp3 version here. After announcing that the trail had gone cold for the Bangkok blast suspect, Thai police make an arrest while Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stares down over a hundred thousand protesters. Plus Seoul calls for action from Japan on the Comfort Women issue, and Malaysian Prime Minister…

Thai police make an arrest in the Bangkok bombing case, protests in Japan and Malaysia, and South Korea calls on Japan to make amends.
Thai authorities are struggling a week after the deadly blast in Bangkok to locate their prime suspect, prompting some to wonder if the individual in question might have fled the country. Also in Thailand, some say the new charter draft is a huge step backwards. Plus one of Hong Kong’s icons is now in danger of disappearing.

Just Where Is The Thai Bomber?

Where is the Thai Bomber? That’s a good question! What do Thai police say? Plus is Thai democracy in danger and Hong Kong might lose an icon.

Another round of marathon talks conclude between North and South Korea with a deal reached to the end the tension. I’ve got the latest updates from the Peninsula. It was not a good day for Chinese markets. Key indices essentially gave back the year in one day. Plus after killing 15 in the Philippines, Typhoon Goni bears down on Japan.

Korean Deal Reached

North and South Korea reach a deal to deescalate tensions. China markets tank and Typhoon Goni heads to Japan dumping record rain.

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NEW LIVE EVENT: The Soju Showdown!

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July 13 AfreecaTV Meokbang Event (먹방 이벤트) 1pm

Do you love food? You know I do! Well, this Monday (July 13, 2015 1pm Korea (4am UTC), I’ll be at the AfreecaTV studios to participate in their HUNGER GAMES. That’s right, it’s the Korea food eating trend called meokbang (먹방) and I’ll be sitting down in front of the camera eating spicy food and…