He also threatens to ban an election monitoring group and probe their sources of funding.
Wu Minglang, known to poetry lovers as Langzi, is detained after he penned a poem in memory of the late Nobel peace prize-winner.
Kyrgyz are being sent to reeducation centers, while their traditions are slowly stamped out.
A members of the 88 Generation Peace and Open Society Group says it had permission from the state government to enter Sadone.
The isolated country routinely employs the tactic whenever sanctions are imposed.
Aung Ko Htway, who spent nearly a decade as a forced conscript in the Myanmar army, is charged with defaming the military.
The move comes after vocal protests by hundreds of academics and commentators against expanding Chinese censorship.
The UN special envoy on human rights in Cambodia discusses her takeaways from a recent 10-day visit to the country.
Sailor was freed from Abu Sayyaf after nine months in captivity.
Jiang Tianyong will reportedly stand trial in the central province of Hunan, but the authorities have yet to inform his family or defense attorneys.
The amendments reduce the jail sentence for violators of Article 66(d) and allow judges to release on bail those charged with defamation.
Aung Ko Htway, who was forced into the Myanmar army when he was 14, tells the story of his abduction, forced conscription, and time in prison.