UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Cambodia Rhona Smith (L) speaks to reporters at a press conference in Phnom Penh, May 9, 2019.

UN Expert Calls For Fair Trial Ahead of Hearing For Scores of Cambodian Opposition Members

Rhona Smith suggests such legal actions constitute a serious violation of due process.

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Compensation Delays for Survivors of Laos’ Worst Dam Disaster

Residents of temporary relocation centers say they have not been paid living allowances for the past five months.

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Cambodian Court Drops 'Incitement' Charges Against Two Cambodia Daily Reporters

Aun Pheap and Zsombor Peter had gone in 2017 to interview residents of a commune who had voted against Cambodia's ruling party five years before.

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Carrie Lam Targets Hong Kong's Youth With Changes to Education, Job Scheme

Lam blames hostile foreign infiltrators for influencing the city's young people in a speech observers believe was written by the Chinese Communist Party.

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North Korea Surveys Population for Illiterates, Orders Reading Classes

Many citizens who were of school age during the 1990s famine never learned to read.

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Uyghur Convicted of Terrorism in Indonesia Pleads For Asylum After Comrades Deported to China

Three of Ahmet Bozoglan’s fellow Uyghur inmates are likely to face persecution after being repatriated.

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Reelected Myanmar Leader Faces Calls For Constitutional Change, Peace Drive

Ethnic political parties want more rights in the hands of the multiethnic country’s states and regions.

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Saudi Arabia Must Explain Detention of Two Uyghur Chinese Nationals: Rights Group

Human Rights Watch says the pair are at serious risk of arbitrary detention and torture if sent home.

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Chinese Embassy in Manila Criticizes US National Security Chief for 'Inciting' Trouble

US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien tells Philippine officials that Washington will help Manila defend its interests in the South China Sea.

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Vietnamese Democracy Advocate’s Trial Set For Nov. 30

Tran Duch Thach, a co-founder of the online Brotherhood for Democracy, has been charged with 'activities aimed at overthrowing the state.'

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CH. 2: VIETNAMESE | BURMESE | KOREAN

CH. 3: KHMER | LAO | UYGHUR

CH. 4: TIBETAN

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