Uyghur

‘People’s court’ issues arrest warrant for Xi Jinping

The tribunal finds China’s leader guilty of crimes of aggression, crimes against humanity and genocide.

Cambodia

Buddhist officials expel monk over anniversary of Cambodian activist’s killing

Saing Rithy refused to apologize for taking part in the event and has three days to vacate his pagoda.

North Korea

More than half of South Koreans reject ‘defector’ labels for North Korean escapees

The official terms have a negative connotation, survey respondents say.

Vietnam

Vietnam jails Facebook user for 7 years for ‘insulting Ho Chi Minh’

Pham Van Cho was arrested in February and had to surrender mobile devices.

Uyghur

Woman faced backlash for claiming sexual harassment by Uyghur leader

Activist says she was accused of aiding China after alleging such conduct within the human rights movement.

China

China's plenary session won't offer genuine change, analysts say

Doubts about official rhetoric claiming reform is Xi Jinping's 'magic weapon' to boost economic growth.

Uyghur

Woman faced backlash for claiming sexual harassment by Uyghur leader

Activist says she was accused of aiding China after alleging such conduct within the human rights movement.

Tibetan students mourn closure of their school