U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad speaks with monks at the Jokhang Temple, in Lhasa, Tibet, during his May 19-25 visit to the Himalayan region.

US Ambassador Raises Concerns on Religious Freedom in Rare Tibet Visit

Terry Branstad urges China to open “substantive dialogue” with the Dalai Lama.

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Amnesty International Condemns ‘Torture’ of Jailed RFA Blogger in Vietnam

The rights group calls for his immediate and unconditional release, calling him a prisoner of conscience who should never have been arrested.

 Human Trafficking Across Myanmar-China Border Increases in 2019

Human Trafficking Across Myanmar-China Border Increases in 2019

Myanmar brides for Chinese husbands lured with false hopes of job opportunities across border.

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Hundreds of Same-Sex Couples Tie The Knot in Taiwan After Law Passes

A law enabling the civil registration procedure for same-sex couples was voted through the democratic island's legislature last week.

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Cambodian Who Rapped Against Social Injustice Under Surveillance, Fears for Safety

After Chhun Dymey’s song went viral, police began regularly staking out his home in Siem Reap.

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Laos Silent About Villager's Jail Death as Exile Rights Groups Demand Answers

Sy Phong’s death in custody in April was revealed when prison officials called family members to pick up his body for religious observances and cremation.

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Hong Kong's Leader 'Strongly Objects' to Germany Over Activists' Political Asylum

Ray Wong and Alan Li were granted political asylum in May after fleeing Hong Kong while on bail pending rioting charges.

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'I Was Immediately Arrested And Held For More Than Six Months'

Veteran Taiwan gay rights activist Chi Chia-wei recalls the early days of his activism, 33 years before marriage equality.

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Cambodia Cracking Down on Noodle Dinners Attended by Opposition Supporters

Hundreds have been harassed while slurping down their food in recent days.

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