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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Jailed arms dealer Bout, 'the Merchant of Death,' may be swapped for 2 Americans

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Myanmar carries out its first executions in decades, including democracy activists

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Cambodian court sentences American lawyer amid crackdown on dissent

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Biden welcomes leaders of Southeast Asian nations for special ASEAN summit

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Myanmar court sentences Aung San Suu Kyi to 5 years in prison for corruption

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A tourist strolls along the white sand of Maya Beach in Thailand. The destination was once overrun by visitors, but thanks in part to the pandemic, its ecosystem has had time to recover. Michael Sullivan/NPR hide caption

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In Thailand, the pandemic helped a famous beach recover from an onslaught of tourists

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1 year since Myanmar's coup, the military has been unable to stamp out the resistance

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As Khmer Rouge tribunal winds down, Cambodian experts see 'small measure of justice'

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In Myanmar, military leaders will meet with visiting Cambodian prime minister

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Myanmar's military is blamed for a Christmas Eve massacre

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Vietnam sentences dissidents to prison for spreading anti-state propaganda

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A water diversion project that China is funding in Thailand is raising eyebrows

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken is on his first visit to Southeast Asia

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A court in Myanmar sentences ousted leader Suu Kyi to 4 years

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