‘It was like the whole region had turned into an open-air prison,’ photographer says of Xinjiang

Patrick Wack discusses capturing the lives of Uyghurs and the backlash he faced from publishing his photos.


UN members condemn China over treatment of Uyghurs in Xinjiang

The 43 nations urged Beijing to protect human rights and to allow independent monitors into the region.


Death of detained Uyghur imam underscores harsh conditions in Xinjiang re-education camps

Qeyimahun Qari survived 15 years in a prison only to die in an internment camp.


Philippines steps up diplomatic protests to Beijing over South China Sea

The majority of diplomatic protests in the last five years have been filed this year alone.


Rohingya Refugees Killed in Pre-Dawn Attack at Bangladesh Camp

Dozens of assailants mounted the attack, the deadliest in Rohingya camps in years.

Police manhandle demonstrators at the French Embassy in Phnom Penh

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