Villagers who fled their homes when the Myanmar Army fired into their communities seek refuge in a monastery in Mrauk-U township, western Myanmar's Rakhine state, March 18, 2018.

Weekend Fighting in Myanmar’s Rakhine Drives 400 Villagers From Their Homes

The Arakan Army says it has had no skirmishes with the Myanmar Army, which it accuses of staging 'fake battles.'

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Five Vietnamese Activists Shout Down Judge After Subversion Appeals Rejected

The ruling was predictable in one-party Vietnam, but such an outburst is rare.

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UN Special Rapporteur to Visit Laos to Examine Poverty, Rights Issues

Philip Alston asks why so many live in poverty when Laos’ economy is booming

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Hong Kong Human Rights Report Shows 'Amber' Warning Light

Cross-border kidnappings, the jailing of democracy protesters and the banning of a political party indicate the erosion of civil and political rights, a U.S. report finds.

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New Zealand Shooting Suspect Praised China For 'Lacking Diversity'

Official Chinese media repeat Islamophobic themes in the wake of the massacre, saying 'Muslims can't integrate.'

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North Korean Authorities Increase Intensity at Weekly Self-Criticism Sessions

Following failed U.S.-North Korea summit, regime wants to divert attention by instilling fear

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Southeast Asia Defends Against African Swine Fever

After spreading in China, authorities in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos try to contain the disease.

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Myanmar Government Invites Ethnic Armed Groups to Peace Talks

The Myanmar Peace Commission will meet with the eight groups collectively for the first time next week.

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Human Rights Watch Calls For Immediate Release of Six Jailed Vietnamese Activists

NGO accuses Vietnam of using draconian laws to suppress peaceful dissent.

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