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 Experts Slam ‘Downward Trend’ in Cambodia’s Political Rights and Freedoms

The two rapporteurs cite the targeting of some 140 opposition activists in recent weeks.

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Chinese Worker Killed at Power Plant Brawl in Bangladesh

Fight broke out between Chinese, Bangladeshi workers after a man fell to his death at Chinese-funded power plant.

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Authorities Turn Blind Eye as Conditions Worsen in North Korean Labor Camps

Sources say that in the camps, rights abuses and death are common occurrences.

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Beijing Rights Attorney Liu Xiaoyuan Stripped of License After Online Photo

Liu had posted a photo of himself hawking pesticides in the street to underline his unemployed status since a 2015 crackdown on rights lawyers and activists.

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Hong Kong Students Issue Ultimatum to Carrie Lam Over Extradition Bill

Student unions plan to escalate protests with mass civil disobedience if their demands aren't met by close of business on Thursday.

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Reports Fault Myanmar’s Treatment of Older Ethnic Minorities, UN Handling of Rohingya Crisis

The elderly suffer atrocities at the Myanmar Army’s hands and poor treatment from the humanitarian community.

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Myanmar Military Chief Under Fire Following Donation to Buddhist Ultranationalist Group

The Buddha Dhamma Prahita Foundation was outlawed last year, but observers say shutting it down could foment public unrest.

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Malaysia: Royal Commission Ends Hearings on Wang Kelian Mass Graves

Panel’s chairman says he does not know if report due in September will be made public.

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Growing Numbers of Chinese Workers Drive Up Housing Costs in Cambodia’s Sihanoukville

Property owners' earnings climb, while ordinary Cambodians find it hard to make ends meet.

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