Nur Bekri (R) director of China's National Energy Administration, shakes hands with EU ambassador Hans Dietmar Schweisgut in Beijing, July 12, 2016.

China's Top Uyghur Official Comes Under Probe

Nur Bekri, head of China's National Energy Administration, had served for seven years as chairman of the Xinjiang region.

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Regional CSOs Boycott Mekong River Forum Over Opposition to Lao Dam

Thai and Cambodian groups say prior notification and agreement procedures for the Pak Lay hydropower project are not transparent.

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South Korean CSOs Want Government, Company to be Accountable For Lao Dam Disaster

The groups call for an on-site investigation of the dam collapse to produce credible measurements of the damage it has caused.

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Chinese Dissident Couple Granted Bail But to Face Trial in Thailand

Wu Yuhua and her husband Yang Chong face charges of violating Thai immigration law.

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Tensions Rise Between China And Taiwan Over Residence Permits, 'Spies'

Lawmakers on the democratic island table amendments that would see those applying for residence permits from Beijing lose certain rights and privileges back home.

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China Mulls Purge of Foreign Content From Media, School Textbooks

The government is 'blocking off a channel' for Chinese citizens to find news and ideas that it doesn't approve of.

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Pressure On Myanmar Over Rohingya Crisis Grows Amid UK Foreign Secretary’s Visit

Jeremy Hunt calls for the perpetrators of atrocities against the Muslim group to be brought to justice.

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North Korea Shuts Down Illegal Cell Phone Access to Chinese Networks Amid Kim-Moon Summit

A ‘special investigative team’ is deployed to jam and locate the devices during the sensitive meeting.

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Police Hold Kindergarten Principal in China's Yunnan Amid Sexual Abuse Probe

Children left behind in rural areas by parents seeking work in far-off cities are particularly vulnerable, reports indicate.

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China Detains, 'Disappears' Parents of Faulty Vaccine Victims

The detentions follow an attempted protest on Beijing's Tiananmen Square during the China-Africa Forum earlier this month.

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CH. 2: VIETNAMESE | BURMESE | KOREAN

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