Uyghur activist Dolkun Isa is shown in an undated photo.

Police in Italy Detain Uyghur Exile Group Leader at China’s Behest

Dolkun Isa was stopped at the Italian Senate, where he was to speak on Uyghur issues.

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Vietnamese Activist Held in Nghe An on Suspicion of Subversion

Le Dinh Luong is accused of membership in the banned U.S.-based opposition party Viet Tan and other anti-state activities.

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North Korea Pledges No Punishments For Defectors Returning From South Korea

Security officials use the new order to pressure families to lure defectors home.

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Authorities in Myanmar’s Dawei Shut Schools Amid ‘Bird Flu’ Outbreak

The five-day closure is meant to prevent children in the southeastern city from contracting the H5N1 virus.

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Number of Detained Migrant Workers in Malaysian Crackdown Tops 5,000

Almost 18,000 foreigners were screened for immigration papers since July 1, Malaysian authorities say.

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Hundreds Gather to Celebrate Tibet's Ancient Bon Religion

The 22-day festival of rituals and dances draws participants from across all regions of Tibet.

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Authorities Ban Chicken Sales in Myanmar’s Dawei After Confirmation of ‘Bird Flu’ Outbreak

The latest outbreak of the H5N1 virus comes as seasonal ‘swine flu’ kills three people in other parts of the country.

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Jailed Cambodian Political Analyst Demands PM Confront Him at Defamation Trial

After the court denies his request, Kim Sok refuses to answer the judge’s questions.

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China's 'Soft Power' Campaign Extends Through Universities, Media to Tourism: Author

Writer Yu Jie says the ruling Chinese Communist Party's influence on speech far beyond its borders is growing all the time through various formal and informal channels.

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Uyghur Student in Cairo Narrowly Avoids Arrest by Chinese, Egyptian Agents

Meanwhile, nearly 100 Uyghurs are being held by Egypt’s national intelligence service.

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Myanmar Lawmakers Reject Statement by United Nations Rights Envoy

The members of parliament say a report by Yanghee Lee following her recent visit to Myanmar includes erroneous information and unfounded accusations.

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Vietnam Probe of Dispute That Sparked Standoff Awards Land to Military

Residents say they disagree with the ruling and call for dialogue.

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