Michael Sullivan In 2003, Michael Sullivan moved to Hanoi to open NPR's Southeast Asia Bureau, which covers, but is not limited to, Indonesia, Thailand, The Philippines and his base, Vietnam.
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Critics Don't Expect Thailand's Election To Be Free Or Fair

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An estimated 5,500 Komodo dragons live in Komodo National Park. Michael Sullivan for NPR hide caption

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Amid Tourism Push, Concern Grows Over Indonesia's Komodo Dragons

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Woman Accused Of Murdering Half Brother Of North Korea's Leader Is Freed

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Pham Ngoc Canh, from Vietnam, met his North Korean wife, Ri Yong Hui, in 1971. They finally were able to marry in 2002 and now live in Hanoi. Nguyen Huy Kham/Reuters hide caption

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He's Vietnamese. She's From North Korea. They Had To Wait 3 Decades To Marry

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Story Of Forbidden Love: North Koreans Rarely Marry Foreigners

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At a war memorial in Bac Giang province, Duong Van Dau views the tombstones of North Korean pilots killed during the Vietnam War. Headstones are etched with the names of the dead in Korean on one side, and Vietnamese on the other. Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Vietnam, There's Hope North Korea Will Follow Its Model For Economic Success

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Philippines Considers Lowering Minimum Age Of Criminal Liability

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Philippine Authorities Urge Calm After Attacks In The Country's South

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Sriraja Panich is the brand name of one of two Sriracha sauces created by Saowanit Trikityanukul's family. The family sold the brand to Thaitheparos, Thailand's leading sauce company, in the 1980s. The brand has struggled to gain a foothold in the U.S., where the Huy Fong Rooster brand of Sriracha, created by Vietnamese-American David Tran, reigns supreme. Michael Sullivan/for NPR hide caption

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In Home Of Original Sriracha Sauce, Thais Say Rooster Brand Is Nothing To Crow About

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Bangladesh Tries To Repatriate Rohingya Refugees To Myanmar

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Some 70,000 women in August gathered in central Seoul, holding signs saying, "My life is not your porn." It was the fourth protest this year condemning the prevalence of hidden-camera crimes. Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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South Korean Women Fight Back Against Spy Cams In Public Bathrooms

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3 Myanmar Journalists Are Arrested After Government Officials Complain

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Chinese border patrol gunboats come downriver from the Yunnan province about once a month in a show of force to keep the Mekong River safe, as China's Xinhua News Agency puts it. Michael Sullivan for NPR hide caption

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China Reshapes The Vital Mekong River To Power Its Expansion

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The South Korean President's Diplomatic Dilemma

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As Relations Improve, North And South Korea Revive Cross-Border Reunions

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