From left: Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo, Laos’ President Choummaly Sayasone, Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak, US President Barack Obama, Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and the Philippine’s President Benigno Aquino attend an Asean meeting in California this year. Photo: AFP

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From left: Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo, Laos’ President Choummaly Sayasone, Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak, US President Barack Obama, Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and the Philippine’s President Benigno Aquino attend an Asean meeting in California this year. Photo: AFP
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