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Mohammed Ilyas Dayee. (Photo from Dayee's Facebook page)
13 Nov 20
Reporter had defied death threats to continue covering Taliban operations.
Trang in Ho Chi Minh City in 2019.
7 Oct 20
Pham Doan Trang detained hours after the annual US-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue.
(Photo: Ezra Acayan/Getty Images)
27 May 20
Abuses, including the sexual exploitation of children, rising under lockdown.
Chinese Chinese President Xi Jinping attends the opening ceremony of the Belt and Road Forum on May 14, 2017 in Beijing, China. (Photo: Thomas Peter - Pool/Getty Images)
Project Highlight
27 Apr 20
Online event looks at how pandemic will affect future economic interests in the region.
A Kazak child plays outside of the frame of a yurt. (Photo: China Photos/Getty Images)
26 Sep 19
More than 1,000 families returned to Kazakstan in the first six months of this year.
Relatives of ethnic Kazaks who are held in a Chinese camp - press conference in capital Astana. (Photo: RFE RL Kazak service)
22 Jan 19
Mass release of detainees stirs hopes that international criticism may be working.
Afghan refugees in Dushanbe taking sewing courses. (Photo: CABAR/IWPR)
16 Aug 18
Although people are friendly, there are few job opportunities.
8 Aug 18
Women face years of loneliness and frustration when men seek work abroad.
Afghan women shop for wedding dresses in Kabul. (Photo: Natalie Behring-Chisholm/Getty Images)
7 Aug 18
More than half of all reported weddings in north east region involves a minor.
(Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
1 Aug 18
Tribal justice processes are the only remaining choice for most.