Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam holds a press conference at the government headquarters in  after delivering her annual policy address earlier at the Legislative Council, Nov. 25, 2020.

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.

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Reelected Myanmar Leader Faces Calls For Constitutional Change, Peace Drive

Ethnic political parties want more rights in the hands of the multiethnic country’s states and regions.

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Saudi Arabia Must Explain Detention of Two Uyghur Chinese Nationals: Rights Group

Human Rights Watch says the pair are at serious risk of arbitrary detention and torture if sent home.

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Chinese Embassy in Manila Criticizes US National Security Chief for 'Inciting' Trouble

US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien tells Philippine officials that Washington will help Manila defend its interests in the South China Sea.

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Vietnamese Democracy Advocate’s Trial Set For Nov. 30

Tran Duch Thach, a co-founder of the online Brotherhood for Democracy, has been charged with 'activities aimed at overthrowing the state.'

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China Detains Five Prominent Democracy Activists in Guangzhou Crackdown

The dissidents' families are under pressure from the authorities not to speak publicly about their loved ones.

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Hong Kong Police Arrest Radio Host, Charge Delivery Driver For 'Secession'

The US says it is deeply concerned, and calls the arrest of Wan Yiu-sing an assault on freedom.

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Elderly Mother of North Korean Official Dies After He Kicks Her Out of His Home

Woman lost her home after her daughter sold it out from under her and absconded with the proceeds.

CH. 1: MANDARIN | CANTONESE

CH. 2: VIETNAMESE | BURMESE | KOREAN

CH. 3: KHMER | LAO | UYGHUR

CH. 4: TIBETAN

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