Authorities made extensive use of vague anti-state laws to silence dissenting political views.
"I knew I wanted to help these kids who, by the luck of the draw, were born on the roadsides."
A prominent opposition leader won’t be on the ballot in July’s national elections, effectively ruling out his candidacy for Parliament.
The United States urges all parties to use restraint and dialogue to settle the conflict.
January 1st marks the 55th anniversary of the Voice of America’s Bangla Service.
Authorities in Vietnam are barring a blogger from leaving the country to accept a major award.
The United States is deeply concerned about the Chinese government’s policies in Tibetan areas.
"The international community and ... the United Nations’ Security Council have condemned the North Korean launch clearly and swiftly."
New plan leverages U.S. expertise in fostering trade and entrepreneurship.
The United States and China are on the verge of a new era in our bilateral economic relationship.
International human rights monitors have condemned the 39-month prison sentence for Chen Kegui.
The United States is deeply concerned by the continuing violence in Tibetan areas of China and the increasing frequency of self-immolations.