RFA blogger Truong Duy Nhat is shown at his appeal trial in Hanoi, Aug. 14, 2020.

Vietnam Appeals Court Upholds 10-Year Sentence for RFA Blogger

Truong Duy Nhat spoke during the hearing and disclosed that he was spirited from Thailand to Vietnam through Laos.

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Indonesia Makes Arrests Over Scheme to Smuggle in Corpses From Chinese Boat

Four new deaths bring to at least 16 the number of Indonesians who have died since late last year while working under harsh conditions on Chinese fishing boats.

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Hong Kong Lawmaker Injured by Car He Said Had Been Following Him

The incident involving Democratic Party lawmaker Ted Hui is being classed by police as a 'traffic accident.'

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Ethnic Mongolian Herders Protest Government-Backed Pig Farms in Durbed

Chinese authorities have decreed that large-scale animal farms must be allowed to appropriate land freely, a New York-based rights group says.

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North Korean Soldier Jailed for Listening to Radio Free Asia on Duty

Model signal corps soldier and her family are now in prison camps after she listened to foreign broadcasts.

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US Designates Confucius Institutes 'Foreign Missions' of China

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the institutes represent “an entity advancing Beijing's global propaganda and malign influence campaign."

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Cambodian Police Violently Disperse Protest For Jailed Union Leader Rong Chhun, Arrest Six

One woman who was beaten and arrested by plainclothes agents was later charged with ‘incitement.’

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Lao News Consumers Spurn Censored State Media to Look Online, Abroad

Seventy years after the establishment of state media, Laos ranks near the bottom in press freedom.

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Public Toilet Erected on Former Site of Razed Xinjiang Village Mosque

Observers say authorities are desecrating Uyghur holy sites as a form of ‘spirit breaking.’

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Vietnamese Man in Suicide Bid Over Jail Term in Mekong Delta Land Grab Row

Meanwhile, another blogger is indicted for publishing information on the deadly Dong Tam land dispute.

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