Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko are greeted by Vietnamese vice-president Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh as they arrive in Hanoi. Photo: EPA

Asia in 3 minutes: Philippine death penalty shows signs of life, Australia pays asylum seekers

Japan’s emperor hears from tearful victims of second-world-war policies that separated Japanese soldiers from their Vietnamese children, and Australia pays to make Papua New Guinea detainees go away

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Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko are greeted by Vietnamese vice-president Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh as they arrive in Hanoi. Photo: EPA
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