Author: Simon Roughneen

Simon Roughneen has reported from Pakistan, Haiti, Kosovo, the Middle East and from various countries in Africa. He is currently covering southeast Asia. Visit his website simonroughneen.com or follow him on twitter @simonroughneen

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The drugs don't work: Asia's massive fake meds industry

The drugs don't work: Asia's massive fake meds industry

Traveling in Asia? Feel poorly? Don't be taken in by cheap medicines -- they may be counterfeit
6 reasons to visit East Timor

6 reasons to visit East Timor

Yes, really. The country also known as Timor-Leste is not a popular destination -- but it should be. Here's why
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