A member of the Tibetan Youth Congress poses for a photograph before embarking on a motorcycle rally to create awareness about the Panchen Lama in Dharmsala, India, April 23, 2019.

Tibetan Advocacy Group Demands China Release Panchen Lama Ahead of His 30th Birthday

The International Campaign for Tibet says he should be allowed to assume his role as a religious leader.

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Thailand to Sign Pact with China, Laos on Bridge for High-Speed Railway

PM Prayuth Chan-o-cha will express commitment to supporting China’s massive infrastructure initiative, spokesman says.

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Myanmar Army Says It Captured 7-8 KIA Outposts in Northern Shan State

Skirmish comes as 4-month ceasefire winds down, and April 30 peace talks are slated.

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Hong Kong Jails Four of Nine Occupy Central Activists For 'Inciting' Movement

Movement co-founders Benny Tai and Chan Kin-man are jailed for 16 months after being found guilty of public order charges.

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Former Opposition Official in Hiding in Cambodia After Arrest of Colleague

Ouk Phon says authorities ‘spied’ on him after a fellow former official was thrown in pre-trial detention.

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Detained RFA Blogger Not Allowed to Receive Supplies in Prison From Wife

Hanoi prison officer says authorities are under official order to deny Truong Duy Nhat access to supplies, but decline to show paperwork.

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Expert Warns of ‘Debt-Trap’ Ahead of Cambodian PM Visit to China Belt And Road Forum

Carl Thayer says that defaults on Chinese loans could undermine Cambodian sovereignty.

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Myanmar’s Military Reports ARSA Attack on Police Vehicle in Rakhine State

Arakan Army denies military claim it is working with ARSA, a Muslim Rohingya militant group.

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Jailed Reuters Journalists Lose Final Appeal in Widely Condemned Myanmar Supreme Court Ruling

Critics see a dark day for Myanmar journalism and a blow to the credibility of the civilian government.

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