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ASEAN kicks off 3 days of summits as Myanmar threatens credibility

Bloc under growing pressure to show relevance in wake of AUKUS

This week's virtual ASEAN Summit will be the first meeting of the 10-member bloc's leaders since they gathered in Jakarta in April. One -- Myanmar's top general -- is not invited this time.   © AP

SINGAPORE -- Top leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations began a series of virtual summits on Tuesday, with multiple challenges hanging over the region's premier diplomatic events of the year.

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