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Singapore Airlines Prevents Cambodian Opposition Figure Mu Sochua from Going Home

Singapore Airlines denied opposition figure Mu Sochua from boarding her Phnom Penh flight on Sunday. Singapore Airlines denied opposition figure Mu Sochua from boarding...

Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Detained After Returning to Russia

Russian police have detained opposition leader Alexei Navalny shortly after landing in Moscow in a flight from Germany where he spent five months recovering...

Small Groups Protest at Statehouses Across the United States

Small numbers of far-right protesters — with some armed with rifles — gathered at heavily fortified statehouses across the United States on Jan. 17,...

Hong Kong Police Arrest 11 for Allegedly Helping Fugitives

Police have arrested 11 people on allegations that they helped 12 pro-democracy activists escape the city on August. Police have arrested 11 people on...

Cambodia Begins Mass Trial for Opposition Activists

At least 150 Cambodian opposition figures were scheduled for a closed-door trial for allegedly plotting an attack against the government in 2019.At least 150...

Alexei Navalny Announces He Will Return to Russia Despite Security Risk

Kremlin Critic Alexei Navalny announced plans to return to Russia this weekend despite surviving an assassination attempt that was allegedly orchestrated by the Kremlin....

Trump Continues Claims of Fraud In Video Message to Protestors and Insurrectionists

Moments after president-elect Joe Biden's address in which the former vice president called the unfolding event an "insurrection" Trump continued to stoke partisan division.As...

Hong Kong Police Arrest More Than 53 People Under National Security Law

At least 53 pro-democracy figures and activists have been arrested under the national security law (NSL) and were accused of “subverting state power” by...

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