Dolkun Isa was stopped at the Italian Senate, where he was to speak on Uyghur issues.
After the court denies his request, Kim Sok refuses to answer the judge’s questions.
Sittwe district police are still questioning others in the assault that left one Muslim dead and six others injured.
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.
Retired soldiers are among the members of 55 families displaced from land claimed by a local businessman.
Meanwhile, nearly 100 Uyghurs are being held by Egypt’s national intelligence service.
The members of parliament say a report by Yanghee Lee following her recent visit to Myanmar includes erroneous information and unfounded accusations.
Residents say they disagree with the ruling and call for dialogue.
Tran Thi Nga is sentenced for conducting 'propaganda against the state' under a law widely used to silence dissent.
The new president of Interpol is a vice minister of public security in China, which is increasingly pursuing 'suspects' overseas.
Infections caused by the newer H7N9 virus, a subgroup of H5N1, are on the rise and difficult to treat, a health ministry official says.
He is taken into custody without explanation after being called to police headquarters in Dartsedo.