Sat Pha is taken away by authorities while protesting in front of the Chinese embassy in Phnom Penh, Oct. 23, 2020.

Cambodia Should End Threats, Arrests of Activists Who Marked Anniversary of Paris Accords: HRW

The family of an exiled opposition official was threatened, and several activists have been detained.

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Recently Released US Citizen Describes Mistreatment in Vietnamese Prison

Michael Nguyen said he endured 16-hour interrogations, a sham trial, and only learned of his release at the airport.

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Thailand: Fruit Company Drops Defamation Suit Against Labor Activist

British activist Andy Hall said that Thailand's Natural Fruit Co. had abused some of its migrant workers, many of them from Myanmar.

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Laos to Reopen Border to Travelers From China Under Streamlined COVID-19 Rules

Lao citizens remain unable to leave their country, though, as its border with Thailand opens to goods shipments only.

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Indonesia Mum on Fate of Uyghur Prisoners Reportedly Deported to China

Nothing has been heard about the three men believed to have been sent back to China in September amid fears they may have been harshly treated or killed on their return.

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China's Justice Ministry Orders Defense Attorneys to Drop Hong Kong 12 Cases

The authorities are using verbal pressure to force lawyers to stop representing detained activists who fled Hong Kong by speedboat.

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Hong Kong University Appointments Spark Fears of Chinese Communist Party Control

The student union says it is disappointed at the appointment of two Tsinghua University academics to vice president jobs.

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Soldiers Injured as North Korea Deploys Landmines at Sino-Korean Border to Stop Escapees

Rushed work by untrained troops caused two explosions in the country’s northeast.

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Myanmar Steps Up COVID-19 Measures to Ensure Voter Safety in Nov. 8 Elections

PPE is imported from China and polling stations are added as country of 54 million faces surge in pandemic.

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Experts Question China’s Claim of ‘Victory’ in Anti-Poverty Drive in Tibet

Forced resettlement schemes and military-style 'vocational training' have uprooted thousands from traditional livelihoods, taking them far from their homes, experts say.

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