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The World Today
 
 For East Asia
 
 
Listen to our edition for East Asia
Updated daily at 23:00 GMT
 
The World Health Organisation warns Asian governments against putting economic interests first in their fight against bird flu.
With Vietnam still on the frontline, our correspondent in Hanoi has the latest.

We hear the story of the North Korean electrician who smuggled out the first documentary evidence of Pyongyang's alleged chemical experiments on prisoners.

And why the English resort of Skegness might end up saying "no thanks" to an Indian doctor who wants to give the town an elephant.
 
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