China

Australia complains after Chinese officials block view of Cheng Lei

Australian journalist who was jailed in China was covering Premier Li Qiang’s press conference.

Myanmar

Junta troops arrest hundreds following forced relocations in western Myanmar

About 10,000 residents from 12 villages were recently moved into urban areas of Sittwe in Rakhine state.

Uyghur

Uyghur woman re-sentenced for teaching youth the Quran

Heyrinisa Memet had just completed a 10-year prison term after a 2014 crackdown.

Tibet

Former top Tibet official under probe for corruption

Tibetans take to social media to welcome the move in a rare expression of public opinion.

Cambodia

Prosecutors play videos of environmental activists at Cambodian trial

The video clips showed them criticizing the government’s handling of the environment and the COVID-19 pandemic.

North Korea

Putin vows to boost cooperation with North Korea, fight West’s sanctions

The Russian leader’s remarks came hours before he arrived in North Korea.

Cambodia

Prosecutors play videos of environmental activists at Cambodian trial

The video clips showed them criticizing the government’s handling of the environment and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Trial resumes for Cambodian environmental activists