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It has been a dramatic seven days in Europe and beyond, involving political clashes, international incidents and moving ceremonies. Here are some of our highlights and lowlights of the week.
Manila protesters carry the 'cross' of Duterte's government policies
More than a hundred protesters held a Lent-themed demonstration in Manila on Tuesday, accusing Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's administration of being anti-poor.
Fans meet their heroes at ComicCon Asia
ComicCon is Manila's newest event which aims to bring a wide range of pop-culture communities together.
Dog fun run
Hundreds of dogs and their owners take part in a fun run in Manila.
Hundreds of Filipino workers leave Kuwait amid diplomatic row
A Kuwaiti court has sentenced a Lebanese man and his wife to death after they were convicted in absentia of killing a Filipina maid in a case that triggered a crisis between the Philippines and the Gulf Arab state
Thousands evacuated as Philippine volcano nears eruption
A leading volcano expert in the Southeast Asian country has warned Mount Mayan could erupt "within weeks or even days".
'Black Jesus' procession draws 380,000 in Manila
Agoraphobic? This may be hard to watch.
Philippines picks up pieces after deadly storm
Residents in the southern Philippines assess damage following storm Tembin
Philippine storm: Death toll of 200 expected to rise
Soldiers and police join emergency workers and volunteers to search for survivors and victims, clear debris and restore power and communications.
Dozens die in Philippines shopping centre fire
Officials in Davao say there is "zero" chance of finding any of the missing alive.
Philippines: More than 180 dead after tropical storm hits Mindanao
Winds of up to 80km/h (50 mph) started lashing Mindanao on Friday, with a state of emergency declared in some parts.
Philippine ferry carrying 250 passengers capsizes, many feared dead
Rescue teams are racing against daylight to find survivors stranded in the waters.
Deadly tropical storm hits eastern Philippines
At least 26 people are reported dead and more than 20 others missing as tropical storm Kai-tak hits the Philippines
Dancing policeman in Manila
A Filipino traffic policeman dances in a Santa Claus costume as he directs traffic in Manila
‘Dictator, fascist’: anti-Duterte rally in Manila
The Philippine President's war on drugs has led to thousands of extrajudicial killings and drawn international condemnation.
Eight people rescued from US Navy plane crash
A US Navy transport plane carrying 11 people crashed in waters southeast of Japan’s Okinawa island as it flew to the aircraft carrier the USS Ronald
Swastika-shaped Trump effigy set on fire in Manila
"This is a meeting between two presidents with a very bad, fascist mindset," said the leader of the demonstration, held as the US president joined his Filipino counterpart Rodrigo Duterte for a regional summit.
Duterte sings Trump's praises: and the feeling is mutual
A much-anticipated bilateral between the two leaders at the ASEAN summit sidesteps difficult discussions about Duterte's bloody war on drugs.
Duterte sings Filipino love song at Trump's request
"Ladies and gentlemen, I sang - uninvited - a duet with Miss Pilita Corrales upon the orders of the Commander in Chief of the United States." - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte
Watch: Donald Trump has an awkward handshake moment in Manila
The US President was taking part in the opening ceremony of the ASEAN Summit in Manila, Philippines
Trump meets and tweets (insults) ahead of ASEAN
A presidential tweet on North Korea once again stole the headlines, on eve of Manila summit
Protesters flood Manila for Trump visit
US president faces left-wing protests near end of Asian tour.
Trump under pressure to condemn Duterte's war on drugs
Once praised by President Trump for doing "an unbelievable job on the drug problem," Duterte launched his war last year
Trump shifts stance on Russia election meddling
He says he believes US intelligence agencies on the issue but still wants to get on with Russia