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Kim Jong taps tough-talking military...

Kim Jong taps tough-talking military...

East Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Unlike his predecessor, Ri Son Gwon does not have any experience in dealing with nuclear issues or US...

Infographic: China welcomes the Year...

Infographic: China welcomes the Year...

East Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The Year of the Rat begins for the world’s most populous country, and people born under the sign,...

China moves to phase out single-use...

China moves to phase out single-use...

East Asia

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Markets selling fresh produce will be exempt from the ban until 2025

Police fire tear gas to disperse thousands...

Police fire tear gas to disperse thousands...

East Asia

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Organizers initially applied for a permit for a march, but police only agreed to a static rally in the...

'Dancing dragon' shows feathers grew...

'Dancing dragon' shows feathers grew...

East Asia

Sat, Jan 18 2020

Wulong's fossil, unearthed in Liaoning Province in northeastern China, includes a complete skeleton...

HRW: China conducting 'intense' global...

HRW: China conducting 'intense' global...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 15 2020

Roth was challenged by an official at China's mission to the UN as he wrapped up his news...

US slaps sanctions over N Korea workers...

US slaps sanctions over N Korea workers...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 15 2020

The North Koreans are most frequently seen on construction sites, performing labor for long hours and...

Hong Kong leader vows to work closely...

Hong Kong leader vows to work closely...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 7 2020

Lam did not mention the protests in her opening remarks, which focused on health risks related an outbreak...

China replaces head of Hong Kong liaison...

China replaces head of Hong Kong liaison...

East Asia

Sat, Jan 4 2020

The Liaison Office, which reports to China’s State Council, serves as the platform for Beijing...

Taiwan's military chief among eight...

Taiwan's military chief among eight...

East Asia

Thu, Jan 2 2020

The reasons for the crash, in the wake of a forced landing, were unknown

China took their parents: Turkey’s Uighur...

China took their parents: Turkey’s Uighur...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 1 2020

Exiled Uighur activists in November released evidence of nearly 500 camps and prisons being used against...

Taiwan passes law against China influence...

Taiwan passes law against China influence...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 31 2019

The 'anti-infiltration bill' pushed by President Tsai Ing-wen's Beijing-sceptic ruling party...

Hong Kong protesters carry political...

Hong Kong protesters carry political...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 31 2019

The financial hub has been battered by more than six months of protests that included huge peaceful marches...

Kim Jong calls for 'military...

Kim Jong calls for 'military...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 31 2019

Talks on denuclearizing the Korean peninsula have been largely deadlocked since the second summit between...

Hong Kong to end year with multiple...

Hong Kong to end year with multiple...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 31 2019

The protests began in June in response to a now-withdrawn bill that would have allowed extraditions to...

More than 1,000 gather for rain-soaked...

More than 1,000 gather for rain-soaked...

East Asia

Sun, Dec 29 2019

More protests are planned in the next few days, including a countdown to New Year's Day and a march...

Hong Kong police arrest 15 in fresh...

Hong Kong police arrest 15 in fresh...

East Asia

Sat, Dec 28 2019

Riot police charged into the mall to reinforce the officers and used pepper spray to disperse a crowd...

Hundreds of Indonesians hold solidarity...

Hundreds of Indonesians hold solidarity...

East Asia

Sat, Dec 28 2019

Protestors also gathered on Friday in front of the Chinese consulate in the second biggest Indonesian...

China denies detained Uighur academic...

China denies detained Uighur academic...

East Asia

Sat, Dec 28 2019

The experts said they had asked Beijing for clarification on Tiyip's current location and situation...

China aircraft carrier sails through...

China aircraft carrier sails through...

East Asia

Thu, Dec 26 2019

Taiwan's presidential office said in a statement that China had an "international responsibility"...

Police, protesters clash as Hong Kong...

Police, protesters clash as Hong Kong...

East Asia

Wed, Dec 25 2019

Police used pepper spray and tear gas as activists held small flash mob protests in malls and multiple...