Vietnamese Dissident on Hunger Strike in ‘Very Bad’ Health
The activist says he won’t give up until his concerns over abuse in jail are addressed.
Clampdown Imposed as Nun Secretly Cremated After Burning Protest
Chinese authorities confine family members to their home.
Chen Guangcheng Says Chinese Pressure Forcing Him Out of NYU
The blind Chinese dissident and his family must leave their university accommodation by the end of the month.
China: Snowden's Whistle-Blowing 'In Global Public Interest'
State media says his extradition would 'disappoint' the international community.
Mystery Over Lao Civil Society Leader's Disappearance Deepens
New twist in Sombath Somphone's disappearance six months ago.
Boeung Kak Activist’s Prison Term Reduced
Cambodia's Court of Appeals suspends one year of Yorm Bopha's sentence but upholds her conviction.
Interview: Breakdown of Inter-Korean Talks an 'Issue of Substance'
An expert analyzes North Korea's decision to scrap planned talks with the South.
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