North Korea

Ford vans seen in Kim Jong Un’s entourage

Photos from North Korea’s news agency are more evidence of the evasion of UN sanctions.

Vietnam

Vietnamese police detain journalist Nguyen Vu Binh, family say

Detention comes as Vietnamese government vies for re-election on UN Human Rights Council.

Myanmar

Junta troops abduct 40 relatives of Muslim camp residents who fled conscription

Some were publicly beaten for allegedly speaking to the media about recruitment efforts.

Cambodia

Brother of jailed Cambodian American lawyer says she’s in good health

Mardi Seng, a newly elected senator from the Khmer Will Party, said she’s recovered from her December hunger strike.

Uyghur

Turkish media reveal identities of alleged spies for China

Suspects are accused of spying on prominent Uyghurs and Uyghur organizations in Turkey.

North Korea

Traveling to North Korea? No wifi, limited hot water and bring your own TP

A Russian travel agency issues guidelines to tourists going to the reclusive country.

Uyghur

Turkish media reveal identities of alleged spies for China

Suspects are accused of spying on prominent Uyghurs and Uyghur organizations in Turkey.

Swiftlet breeding a lucrative business in Myanmar