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 2021-11-28 13:27 

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US, China solidify strategies toward each other amid low-key diplomacy...

Experts say calling tensions between the U.S. and China "a new Cold War" goes too far....

 2021-11-27 14:13 

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'Cheated, sold and bought': UN urges Vietnam, Saudis to stop trafficking of workers...

The death of an overworked Vietnamese teen underscores peril of labor exports to the Middle East....

 2021-11-26 20:20 

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Myanmar snubbed as Asian, European leaders urge return to democracy...

The ASEM virtual summit presses the junta to accept an ASEAN envoy as it pledged in April....

 2021-11-26 16:04 

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Sichuan rights activist Huang Qi's dying mother fears she will never see him again...

Pu Wenqing says her attempts to get a last meeting with Huang have been in vain....

 2021-11-26 15:55 

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Interpol elects Chinese cop in charge of pursuing overseas fugitives to senior role...

Hu Binchen's election comes despite warnings about Beijing's abuse of Interpol to pursue peaceful activists abroad....

 2021-11-26 15:42 

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China targets ride-hailing operator Didi for delisting in New York: reports...

The move comes amid an ongoing clampdown on the activists of China's most powerful technology companies....

 2021-11-25 16:07 

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Peng Shuai and Zhang Gaoli: why didn't she just leave?...

The question at the back of my mind is always: why do so many female victims find it so hard to leave?...

 2021-11-25 00:41 

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North Korean wives of Chinese men asked to apply for temporary ID cards...

The women hope to gain legal status to avoid repatriation, but some fear a set-up....

 2021-11-24 23:28 

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North Korea bans leather coats to stop citizens from copping leader's iconic look...

Literal fashion police confiscate pleather trench coats from citizens who dare wear them in public....

 2021-11-24 22:41 

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Chinese authorities destroy dome a Uyghur exile built for his hometown in Xinjiang...

Mamattohti Imin hoped the site would be his final resting place in Kashgar....

 2021-11-24 21:59 

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Crime gangs make Vietnam the top destination for smuggled African wildlife-report...

The smuggling spawns more organized crime and corruption, while threatening biodiversity, says the EIA...

 2021-11-24 21:40 

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Myanmar families fearing arrest cut ties with activist children...

Families of activists hunted by authorities are often targeted for reprisal....

 2021-11-24 20:52 

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Thais freed from Chinese ring in Cambodia return home...

Lured by promise of high-paying jobs, 103 had worked for an online gambling ring, police say....

 2021-11-24 19:01 

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Pouring salt on Vietnam's wounds...
 2021-11-24 16:52 

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China slams Taiwan's invite to Biden democracy summit, fines Taiwan firms...

Companies linked to Taiwan's Far Eastern Group are targeted amid a crackdown on 'diehard secessionists.'...

 2021-11-24 15:05 

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Hong Kong libraries remove books for 'violating' national security law...

Some discuss the 1989 pro-democracy movement in China, while others are by dissident voices in Hong Kong....

 2021-11-24 00:37 

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Cambodian opposition activist held in Thailand faces deportation...

Prime Minister Hun Sen vows to continue in office to destroy 'extremists' threatening the country's peace....

 2021-11-23 23:05 

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North Korean sentenced to death after students caught watching Squid Game...

Locals say rich parents were able to bribe authorities to spare a student from punishment....

 2021-11-23 22:13 

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Russian and France look to boost ties with Indonesia, ASEAN states...

Russia and Southeast Asian nations are set to hold first-ever joint naval drills....

 2021-11-23 22:13 

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Hong Kong student leader Tony Chung,20, gets 43 months in jail...

Chung is the youngest person to be convicted under the national security law imposed by Beijing....

 2021-11-23 21:10 

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Myanmar soldiers raid Catholic health clinic, arrest doctors and nurses...

Troops suspected health workers of treating members of groups opposed to military rule....

 2021-11-23 17:30 

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IOC video call with Peng Shuai backfires amid growing calls for boycott...

Rights activists and a leading sports body hit out at the International Olympics Committee for 'collaboration.'...

 2021-11-23 16:20 

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Philippines resupplies outpost but complains of continuing Chinese 'harrassment'...

Both countries have competing claims in the South China Sea, which Beijing claims almost in its entirety....

 2021-11-23 14:43 

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China orders blacklist of celebrities, online content not aligned with ruling party...

Celebrity culture is seen as a threat to young people's allegiance to the Chinese Communist Party....

 2021-11-22 23:35 

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Cambodian opposition activist slashed to death during festival...

An unidentified group of men attacked Sin Khonn with machetes and knives....

 2021-11-22 21:43 

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At summit, China courts Southeast Asian nations with trade, aid...

Obstacles to maritime deal likely to remain as the two sides mark 30th anniversary of relationship....

 2021-11-22 21:43 

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S China Sea disputes loom large as ASEAN, China struggle to negotiate code of conduct...

China's diplomats are believed to be making efforts to speed up negotiations with ASEAN on the Code of Conduct....

 2021-11-22 21:12 

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Tibetan university graduates can't find work despite promises of opportunity...

Competition from Han Chinese and demands for proficiency in Mandarin make jobs scarce....

 2021-11-22 20:27 

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Unforced error in court of world opinion...
 2021-11-22 19:10 

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Duterte 'abhors' China's use of water cannon on Philippine boats...

The Philippine leader spoke out during a virtual summit with China's President Xi Jinping and ASEAN leaders....

 2021-11-22 18:38 

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Hong Kong culls wild boar after police officer attack...

The city deletes the animal from a list of protected species and sets a quota for killing operations....

 2021-11-22 15:49 

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Tennis body warns Beijing it may end China activities over Peng Shuai's disappearance...

Attempts by state media to reassure people only heighten concerns over tennis star's fate....

 2021-11-20 15:46 

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Chinese maritime militia threatens order in South China Sea, US think tank says...

China's modern use of fishing militias dates back to at least 1974, says the CSIS report....

 2021-11-20 14:15 

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All-women militia formed in Myanmar's Sagaing region in response to military violence...

Fighters say the group empowers women, who have been targeted by soldiers in village raids....

 2021-11-19 23:53 

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Myanmar's junta arrests former rapper for 'terrorism'...

Phyoe Zeyar Thaw, a top aide in the ousted government, was accused of planning attacks on military targets....

 2021-11-19 23:28 

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Vietnam mourns 23,000 COVID-19 deaths in nationwide ceremony...

Critics say that leaders did not do enough to stop the pandemic....

 2021-11-19 23:27 

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Marriott apologizes to Uyghur advocacy group for declining to host Prague conference...

A spokesman tells RFA that the rejection is not consistent with the hotel chain's policies....

 2021-11-19 21:05 

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China has undermined Hong Kong's judicial and parliamentary independence: U.S. report...

A citywide crackdown on dissent continues amid sweeping electoral, judicial and education changes....

 2021-11-19 19:48 

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United Nations calls on China to release hunger-striking Chinese citizen journalist...

Zhang Zhan's family say her intermittent hunger strike in prison has put her life in danger....

 2021-11-19 19:17 

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US accuses China of threatening peace after water cannon used on Philippine ships...

The Second Thomas Shoal is claimed by China, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam....

 2021-11-19 02:49 

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North Korean soldiers face punishment for calling South Korea by its official name...

Officials say military leaders are sensitive to the South's dramatic rise in cultural influence....

 2021-11-19 01:36 

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Analysts: Myanmar, South China Sea to Be Discussed at Upcoming ASEAN-China Summit...
 2021-11-19 00:26 

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Video from Xinjiang provides fresh evidence of China's Uyghur repression...

The 20-minute documentary by 'Guanguan' depicts apparent detention facilities in several cities....

 2021-11-18 21:08 

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Border closures threaten Laos's banana industry, a major source of employment...

Growers have been forced to give away or destroy hundreds of tons of their product....

 2021-11-18 19:30 

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Journalist who founded the Beijing News now serving eight-year jail term...

Dai Zigeng is serving time with forced labor in Beijing Prison after a secret trial, a former colleague says....

 2021-11-18 19:24 

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Philippines: Chinese coast guard used water cannon to block Manila's supply boats...

Philippine foreign secretary calls action illegal, demands that China 'back off.'...

 2021-11-18 14:18 

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Rights group casts doubt on Chinese state media claim that Peng Shuai isn't 'missing'...

The head of the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) says he has tried repeatedly and failed to reach Peng....

 2021-11-18 01:45 

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In Myanmar's Insein Prison, inmates shared bath water and were denied medical care...

Former detainee says dismal conditions led to rare protest by prisoners and lingering trauma after release....

 2021-11-18 00:30 

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China's persecution of Uyghurs is preview of wider surveillance scheme, lawmakers say...

Author tells panel what's happened in Xinjiang amounts to 'mass psychological torture.'...

 2021-11-17 23:31 

Radio Free Asia

China detains at least 400 Myanmar migrants for more than a year...

About 100 captives are being forced to work without pay in a factory that might be bribing police, sources said....

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