Then-CNRP President Sam Rainsy speaks at a press conference at the party's headquarters in Phnom Penh, in a file photo.

Cambodia Labels Acting Opposition Chief Sam Rainsy’s Planned Return a ‘Coup,’ Vows to Jail Supporters

The Ministry of Justice threatens the public with 15-30 years in prison and life sentences for officials.

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Attorneys: North Korean in Malaysian Custody a Victim of Pyongyang-Washington ‘Politics’

Mun Chol Myong faces extradition to the U.S. on charges of money laundering and conspiracy to launder money.

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Rebel Alliance Unilaterally Extends Temporary Ceasefire in Myanmar

The AA rescues a detained woman from police in Rakhine state.

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China Targets Taiwan's Allies Ahead of 2020 Elections: Tsai Ing-wen

Kiribati becomes the second island Pacific nation in a week to break off diplomatic ties with the Republic of China on Taiwan in favor of Beijing.

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European Parliament Names Jailed Uyghur Scholar Ilham Tohti Finalist For Sakharov Prize

The Renew Europe group says Tohti worked tirelessly to foster dialogue between Uyghurs and Han Chinese.

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Flooding in Laos’ Southern Provinces Displaces 100,000, Kills at Least 28

Government relief effort underway, but many have yet to receive aid.

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Vietnam Criticized at UN Meeting in Geneva Over Rights Violations

Rights groups point to growing interference in religion and other freedoms and call for a strengthened US response.

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US Urges End to Arrests, Political Restrictions on Cambodia’s Opposition

The message comes after Cambodia arrests six CNRP activists over the weekend.

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Myanmar Military MPs Submit Bill to Bar Citizens with Foreign Ties from Top Govt. Posts

Ruling NLD opposes bill, saying similar limitations do not exist internationally.

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