New questions about wartime and post-war disappearances in Sri Lanka emerged following a bombshell revelation that the Government hs only 273 political detainees in its custody. Families of the disappeared believed the numbers are much higher. This announcement also hardens doubts if a Sri Lankan-led judicial process into mass atrocities, such as disappearances, will bring justice to the victims.
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A Vietnamese official has accused China of attacking its fishermen in three separate incidents over the past week in the disputed South China Sea.
On Sunday, Aung San Suu Kyi’s official visit to China came to an end, leaving observers wondering what to make of her meeting with Chinese officials, including President Xi Jinping.
Hong Kong police have arrested nine people and seized materials for making explosives at a former suburban TV studio.
BEIJING (AP) — A court says it has sentenced former Chinese security chief Zhou Yongkang to life in prison on corruption charges following a closed-door trial.
Malaysia spares Filipina drugs convict from execution
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Indian police probe mob killing of school director in Bihar state
Mon, Jun 29, 2015 6:29PM UTC
Governments sign pact to create Chinese-led Asian bank
Mon, Jun 29, 2015 5:50PM UTC