Publisher He Linxia, who was  was handed a 10-year sentence by a court in China's Guangxi province, in undated photo.

China Jails Guangxi Publisher For Corruption After Books Banned

He Linxia was behind the publication of an expose of behind-the-scenes machinations by Mao Zedong later banned from public sale in China.

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North Korea Holds Rare Open Trial for Members of Student Porn Ring

Computer science students edited foreign porn videos and sold them on flash drives

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Beijing Showing No Reduction in South China Sea Military Presence, US Admiral Says

Washington and Beijing are competing over the sea but that does mean conflict, Pacific Fleet commander says.

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Beijing Asks Cambodia to Send Accused Chinese Home for Trial

Three Chinese arrested in a failed ransom plot.

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Cambodia Responds to Damning EU Report on Rights Record as Loss of Trade Status Looms

The government wants the EU to both maintain tariff-free market access and butt out of its affairs.

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‘He Felt I Would Understand,’ Hong Kong Protester’s Mother Says

An ethnic Vietnamese raised in Hong Kong returns from his studies abroad to take part in pro-democracy protests on the front line.

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Vietnamese Dissident Who Died Behind Bars is Buried at Prison

Dao Quang Thuc died on Dec. 10 of what prison authorities called a stroke, and was quickly buried the same day, his son says.

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Cambodia’s Draft Law on Access to Information Fails to Meet International Standards: Rights Groups

Unclear definitions and a lack of key components undermine the proposed legislation, they say.

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Crowds Mark Six Months of Hong Kong Protests, Pay Respects to Student Who Died

Question marks still surround the death of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology student Chow Tsz-lok in a fall from a parking garage during a protest last month.

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Randall Schriver, Pentagon’s Top Asia Official, Resigns Post

The top Asia hand at the Pentagon has criticized China’s repression in Xinjiang.

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