North Korea Launches Short-Range Missiles
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North Korea’s Local Markets Bustle as War Threat Fades
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Lhasa's ‘Old Town’ Rebuild Sparks Outrage
A petition raises concerns that the city's traditional architecture is disappearing.
Myanmar Releases Jailed Dissidents Ahead of President’s US Visit
Nay Myo Zin, who was re-incarcerated in a test case for political prisoners, goes free.
Khmer Krom Monks in Hiding from Vietnamese Authorities
The two Buddhist clergymen are sought for undermining the state.
Myanmar Returns Evacuees Spared by Storm
Among those relocated were tens of thousands of displaced Muslim Rohingyas.
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Veteran democracy activist Zhu Yufu's wife is warned not to speak out about his health.
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