China

US sanctions 37 Chinese tech firms over drones, spy balloons

Move comes amid concerns American-made technology was being used for military purposes.

Cambodia

Closed dam in Vietnam is leading to dry river beds in Cambodia

Residents from nearly 60 villages downstream have appealed to authorities for help.

Vietnam

Official who pushed for workers’ rights arrested in Hanoi

Detention of Labor Ministry reformer comes as Vietnam seeks U.S. trade preferences

Myanmar

Myanmar junta bombs rebel meeting, killing 16, including child

Anti-junta forces were meeting at a monastery when the junta attacked by air, witnesses say.

North Korea

US discusses North Korea with China, raises repatriation concerns

Beijing routinely labels North Koreans as illegal ‘economic migrants’ and forcibly repatriates them.

China

Taiwanese star forced to publicly support 'one China' policy

Show will be ditched in China if Wu Mu-hsuen doesn't support Beijing's territorial claim on democratic Taiwan.

North Korea

US discusses North Korea with China, raises repatriation concerns

Beijing routinely labels North Koreans as illegal ‘economic migrants’ and forcibly repatriates them.

Viral rap song describes poverty in China