Hong Kong Professional Teachers' Union (HKPTU) members protest a push by chief executive Carrie Lam to end the Liberal Studies curriculum, Nov. 27, 2020.

China Looks Set to Prosecute Hong Kong 12 For 'Illegal Border Crossings'

Police in Shenzhen say they have finished their investigation, paving the way for a trial.

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Groups Urge Elections in Myanmar Conflict Zones That Missed Nov. 8 Voting

Rakhine state is ready to vote after weeks of quiet in ethnic war, say authorities.

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UN Expert Calls For Fair Trial Ahead of Hearing For Scores of Cambodian Opposition Members

Rhona Smith suggests such legal actions constitute a serious violation of due process.

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Compensation Delays for Survivors of Laos’ Worst Dam Disaster

Residents of temporary relocation centers say they have not been paid living allowances for the past five months.

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Jailed Vietnamese Activist is Denied Family Visits For Refusing to Wear Prison Garb

Hoang Duc Binh, now serving a 14-year prison term for his role in environmental protests in 2016, says he was convicted unjustly and is not a criminal.

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Mongolians in Japan Protest During Chinese Foreign Minister's Visit

The protesters are calling on Beijing to reverse its phasing out of Mongolian-medium teaching in the region's schools.

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Cambodian Court Drops 'Incitement' Charges Against Two Cambodia Daily Reporters

Aun Pheap and Zsombor Peter had gone in 2017 to interview residents of a commune who had voted against Cambodia's ruling party five years before.

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Carrie Lam Targets Hong Kong's Youth With Changes to Education, Job Scheme

Lam blames hostile foreign infiltrators for influencing the city's young people in a speech observers believe was written by the Chinese Communist Party.

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North Korea Surveys Population for Illiterates, Orders Reading Classes

Many citizens who were of school age during the 1990s famine never learned to read.

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Uyghur Convicted of Terrorism in Indonesia Pleads For Asylum After Comrades Deported to China

Three of Ahmet Bozoglan’s fellow Uyghur inmates are likely to face persecution after being repatriated.

CH. 1: MANDARIN | CANTONESE

CH. 2: VIETNAMESE | BURMESE | KOREAN

CH. 3: KHMER | LAO | UYGHUR

CH. 4: TIBETAN

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