A cyclist rides by the Belgian Federal Parliament in Brussels, April 5, 2020.

Belgium, Czech Republic Legislatures Pass Uyghur Genocide Declarations

Support for a Beijing 2022 Winter Games boycott over Xinjiang atrocities grows.

Myanmar’s Youth Increasingly Look for Opportunity Abroad

2021-06-15

Many say that there is no future for the young in junta-led Myanmar.

Green Groups: Environmental Impact 'Falsified' at Chinese-Funded Power Plant Approved by Dhaka

2021-06-15

A report on the impact on air quality of the Banshkhali S. Alam coal power project contains inconsistent data and omissions, raising serious legal questions.

Cambodia Gold Mine News Prompts Pollution Concerns

2021-06-15

Villagers cite earlier cases of injuries and deaths of humans and livestock caused by polluted water sources.

Hackers Target State-Run Voice of Vietnam After Reports Critical of Popular Livestreamer

2021-06-15

Information ministry directs local authorities to tighten controls on ‘unlawful information.’

Buddhist Monk Takes up Arms Against The Myanmar Junta

2021-06-15

Monk Kaythara goes from preaching not to kill to learning how to kill.

Rights Group: UNHCR 'Improperly' Shared Rohingya Refugee Data With Bangladesh

2021-06-15

In a statement rebutting the criticism, UNHCR said it had clear policies in place to ensure data was kept safe when the agency registered refugees,

China's New Law Lets Government Target Tech Firms Over Data

2021-06-15

The National People's Congress passes a data security law preventing the transfer of 'important' data with hefty fines for non-compliance.

Anonymous Hacker-Turned-Political Blogger 'Detained, Tortured' in Shanghai

2021-06-15

The blogger first shared programming tips, later launching a campaign to counter government brainwashing and censorship.

North Korea Has Been Importing Chinese COVID-19 Vaccines Since Early May

2021-06-15

Sources uncertain who is first in line to receive Sinopharm jab.

Myanmar Junta Forces Ram Protesters With Cars, Fire on Churches

2021-06-15

Anti-regime activists decry new military tactic while clergymen appeal against shelling places of worship.

Ousted Myanmar Leader Aung San Suu Kyi Goes on Trial in Naypyidaw

2021-06-14

Human Rights Watch calls the trial a move by Myanmar's military to remove any chance of future opposition to its rule.

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