Pro-democracy protesters give the three-finger salute during an anti-government rally in Bangkok, Oct 21, 2020.

Thai Protests Inspire Rare Online Government Criticism in Neighboring Laos

Users posted hundreds of thousands of tweets under the hashtag ‘if Lao politics was good’ in recent days.

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Myanmar Warns Rebel Arakan Army to Stop Interfering in Elections in Response to Candidate Kidnapping

Presidential office says kidnapping incident rolls back hard-fought democratic freedoms.

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Indonesia Deports 4 Uyghur Terrorism Suspects to China, Experts Say

The four were convicted of terror-related offenses in 2015, and were sent back to China last month after China paid their fines.

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Bangladesh Promises Justice For Chinese National Killed in Stabbing

Lau Phan, an electrical engineer, was killed in a robbery as he carried funds to pay his workers, in the fourth murder of a Chinese worker in Bangladesh since June 20, 2019.

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Chinese Scholars Call For Release of Former Tsinghua Professor Geng Xiaonan

Former colleague Xu Zhangrun says Geng shouldn't be targeted because she expressed support for him during his detention.

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Concerns Grow Over Beijing's Influence, Smear Campaigns Targeting Academia

Funding from China is likely more widespread than many believe, with universities slow to respond to human rights concerns, experts say.

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Australian Writer Facing Spy Trial in Beijing 'Worked as Chinese Spy': Professor

Australian professor Feng Chongyi says Yang Hengjun told him he worked for the state security police for 10 years.

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Flow of North Korean Refugees Into South Korea Decreases Amid COVID-19 Controls

Experts say border closures in China brought on by coronavirus caused the dramatic decline.

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Source: Malaysia Releases Crew of Chinese Boats it Detained for Trespassing

Earlier this month, it said the 60 fishermen would be investigated for entering Malaysian waters without notice.

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Virtual Fundraiser Collects $600M in Pledges to Aid Rohingya in Bangladesh, Myanmar

Officials said the conference was needed because the U.N. had not met its 2020 goal.

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