Jailed Chinese rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang is shown in an undated photo.

Chinese Rights Lawyer 'Nervous, Forced to Take Medication' in Detention

Wang Quanzhang's wife says he was in very good health at the time of his detention in July 2015.

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Plan to Ban Separatist Party 'Ends Freedom of Speech' in Hong Kong

The move is slammed as a political, rather than a legal, action against an ideology the government doesn't like.

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Lao Citizens Displaced by China-Linked Railroad Project Still Not Paid For Losses

Compensation was promised by June but has still not been paid, Lao sources say.

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Myanmar Forces Made ‘Extensive And Systematic’ Plans For Attacks on Rohingya: Fortify Rights

A report by the rights group says it has found ‘reasonable grounds’ that atrocities committed against civilians constitute genocide and crimes against humanity.

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Beijing Residents Fight Back Over Renewed Forced Evictions, Demolitions

Authorities in the southern district of Daxing resume evictions targeting the local garment industry, which employs around a million people.

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Vietnamese Man Confesses in Germany to Plot to Kidnap Former Oil Executive

Nguyen Hai Long, a resident of the Czech Republic, says he helped Vietnamese secret police grab Trinh Xuan Thanh, now serving two life terms in Vietnam.

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Unused Land Seized From Farmers Has Been Returned, Myanmar Military Says

The armed forces have transferred the acreage to the government to give back to its owners, but there have been delays.

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North Korean Students Work Hard to Support Families During Summer Breaks

Only the children of high-ranking officials or wealthier families do not have to work, one source says.

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China Probes Fresh Vaccine Scandal After Revoking Company License

Jilin-based Changchun Changsheng has meanwhile recalled its rabies vaccine amid safety concerns.

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China Detains Guangdong Artist Who Planned Ink-Splash Installation

He Guokuang, known by his artistic nickname Cangying, had likely been inspired by an earlier protest in Shanghai.

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Authorities Threaten to Withhold Public Services if Villagers Don’t Vote For Cambodia’s Ruling Party

Residents say they could lose access to official documents such as land titles and birth certificates.

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Six Medics Found Dead After Clashes in Myanmar’s Volatile Shan State

An ethnic militia accuses the government army of killing the women and dumping their bodies in a forested area.

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