The legislation moves one step closer to possible signature by President Donald Trump.
Family members submit to invasive questions but know little about the officials who stay at their homes.
Mark Esper urges Southeast Asian nations “to take a very public posture” against Beijing’s actions in the South China Sea.
The monks from Dza Wonpo monastery are suspected of scattering leaflets in the courtyard of a Chinese government office.
The comments come after a court in the city overturned a ban on the wearing of masks in public as unconstitutional.
The former CNRP chief’s legal team says a two-year probe has produced insufficient evidence against him.
Girls were promised better paying jobs in China, but sold as wives to Chinese men.
Police have already arrested hundreds of people as they tried to leave from the only exit left open by riot police, including hundreds of minors.
Southeast Asian nations should push back against Beijing’s “coercion and intimidation,” U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper says.
Leader of protest group’s organization says they did nothing wrong.