A poster of late Chairman Mao Zedong watches over Uyghur students in a classroom at a middle school in Hotan prefecture, in a file photo.

Uyghur Schoolchildren, Parents Forced to Abstain From Fasting During Ramadan

Agreements are signed pledging to eat during the Islamic holy month.

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Myanmar Press Council Denounces Threats Against Journalists Covering Antiwar Protest

Committee members say they saw men in plainclothes beating reporters at a rally in Yangon.

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Cambodian Court Extends Pretrial Detention For Former RFA Reporters

Their detention is necessary ‘for the sake of the investigation’ into their case, the court says.

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Writer, Rights Activist Held in Shenzhen Amid Fears For Her Young Children

Huang Meijuan, an outspoken supporter of China's prisoners of conscience, has been held under criminal detention since late April, and her children taken to a "rescue center."

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Popular Uyghur Singer’s Whereabouts Unknown, Believed Detained in Xinjiang Re-Education Camp

Sources say he was arrested in February after returning from a concert in Shanghai.

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China Shuts Down Comedy Streaming Channel Over 'Insult' to War Hero

Rage Comic runs afoul of a new law banning 'insults and dishonor' to revolutionary heroes and martyrs.

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High School Students in Eastern China to Get Facial Monitoring in Class

The new system is being trialed as a way of 'improving learning effectiveness,' but rights groups say it is just more surveillance.

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North Koreans Indifferent to Propaganda Trumpeting Kim Jong Un’s Diplomacy

Few believe summit meetings with rival South Korea and the US will improve their lives, sources say.

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Cambodia’s PM Hun Sen ‘Violating Law’ by Asking For Votes Outside of Campaign Period: Observers

The prime minister began campaigning as early as December last year, despite a July 7-27 window.

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Final Witnesses in Case Against Reuters Reporters in Myanmar Will Be Police Officers

A lawyer for the defendants says he is interested in seeing who will take the stand and what they will say.

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Gold Mine Waste Blamed for Deadly Poisoning in Cambodia

Chromium and cyanide had been improperly handled and seeped into rivers used for drinking water in Kratie and Mondulkiri.

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Provincial Police Level Phony Charges Against Vietnamese Catholics Attacked by Thugs

Four parishioners say authorities have accused them of ‘illegally detaining other people’ and have notified one of them that they are prosecuting him.

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CH. 2: VIETNAMESE | BURMESE | KOREAN

CH. 3: KHMER | LAO | UYGHUR

CH. 4: TIBETAN

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