Female Arakan Army recruits train with their male counterparts in northern Myanmar's Kachin state in an undated photo.

Women Are Increasingly Drawn to the Arakan Army’s Fight Against Myanmar’s Central Government

Some fear the trend will make all women fair game in the country’s multiple armed conflicts.

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North Korea Tests ‘Tactical Weapon,’ Demands Pompeo Replacement in Nuclear Talks

Weapons test allows Kim Jong Un to nudge the US without actually testing prohibited weapons

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Malaysian Commander Says He Was Pulled from Duty after Trafficking Camp’s Discovery

Sivanganam told the RCI that he was banned the site in the jungle near Wang Kelian after issuing his report.

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China, Vietnam Fall Further in Already Low Rankings for Press Freedoms: Report

Both countries drop a further point, bringing them close to the bottom of a 180-country annual survey by Reporters Without Borders.

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Uyghur Businessman Dies Following Heart Attack in Xinjiang Political ‘Re-education Camp’

Authorities refused to hand the body of Yaqup Rozi over to family members, sources say.

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North Korea Steps up Idolization With Flower Ceremonies for Kim Jong Un

Regime attempts to raise leader to the same status as Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il.

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Three Chinese Arrested in Laos for Passing Counterfeit Currency

The ink on the bills had smeared, alerting a shopkeeper who then called police, sources said.

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Hong Kong Journalists 'Pressured Not to Mention Independence': Survey

More than 80 percent of journalists working in the city say growing pressure from Beijing has affected press freedom.

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Retired Chinese Doctor Incommunicado After Calling Tiananmen Massacre a 'Crime'

Jiang Yanyong, who also blew the whistle on the SARS epidemic, had written to President Xi Jinping calling for a public reckoning with the 1989 bloodshed.

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