People grieve the death of an ethnic Rakhine who died after Myanmar police opened fire on a crowd trying to seize a government office in Mrauk U, Jan. 16, 2018.

Seven Ethnic Rakhines Killed After Myanmar Police Fire on Protest Crowd

The victims had gathered for an anniversary event that escalated amid calls for Rakhine sovereignty.

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China Seeks to Export Growing Repression, Lack of Freedom at Home: Freedom House

The ruling Chinese Communist Party now sees itself as a beacon for authoritarian practices around the world, according to a new report.

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Nomad Families Forced From Their Land in Tibet's Chamdo

Hundreds of families are moved from traditional grazing lands now worked by Chinese mines.

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Vietnamese Court Upholds Five-Year Prison Term For Jailed Blogger

Nguyen Van Oi must now serve his full term after allegedly violating the terms of his probation after an earlier conviction.

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Myanmar, Bangladesh Pledge to Repatriate Rohingya Refugees ‘Within Two Years’

An agreement specifies how long the resettlement would take, but not when it will begin.

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Interview: 'Our Movement Cannot Be Dissolved'

Exiled Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy tells RFA why he is launching a new 'movement' to pursue goals his banned political party cannot.

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Hong Kong Sees ‘Erosion’ of Rights, Freedoms During Past Five Years: Report

A watchdog report highlights concerns over judicial independence in the former British colony, as well as the erosion of traditional freedoms.

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Confusion Surrounds Status of Liu Xia Amid Rumors She Will 'Leave China'

Several of her close friends and a rights group say there appears to have been no change in her house arrest, in spite of reports she could be freed.

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Falling Numbers of Cantonese Speakers in Hong Kong Spark Fears For The Future

Commentators point to the rapid rise in the relative status of China's national language, Mandarin, in the city's schools.

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China Cracks Down on Foreign Companies Over Taiwan 'Country' Gaffe

Beijing hits out at Delta Airlines, Marriott International and fashion chain Zara for listing the democratic island as a 'country.'

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Bangladesh, Myanmar Meeting will Focus on Logistics for Rohingya Repatriation

Joint working group plans two-day talks a week before process is to begin.

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Japan’s Top Diplomat Takes Myanmar to Task Over Treatment of Rohingya

Taro Kono calls on Aung San Suu Kyi to ensure the safe and voluntary return of Muslim refugees from Bangladesh.

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