Authorities in a Muslim region have ensnared hundreds of thousands of Muslim Chinese in mass internment camps
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Government officials in Taiwan have overhauled the country’s referendum process making it simpler for people to put forth initiatives when trying to make changes to the country’s laws. How will the new system work?
Germany said Thursday it would welcome the widow of Chinese Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo
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Xi Jinping was recently formally re-elected to a second term, with no limit on the number of terms he can serve
China’s Communist Party leadership is taking new steps to assert its control over state broadcasters and a key regulator
The lyrics of China’s national anthem, “March of the Volunteers,” exhorts citizens to fight the foreign invader
Citizens across China are being corralled into cinemas to watch a propaganda film extolling Xi Jinping
China’s censors are scrambling after social media frenzy unleashed by a journalist’s reaction to a softball question
An increased crackdown on dissent at the top echelon of power will curb any chance of a successor