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‘Milk Tea Alliance’ blends Asian discontents but how strong is the brew?

Young pro-democracy activists in Asia are displaying solidarity with their counterparts in Myanmar under a loose transnational online network called the “Milk Tea Alliance”. But in a regio...

Uighur exiles living in fear in Turkey

"I lost touch with my family five years ago; I only learned of my father's death one year later," a teary-eyed Abdüsükür tells DW. The 32-year-old is based in Istanbul's Zeytinburnu ...

Canadian House of Commons says China guilty of genocide against Muslim minorities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Canada's House of Commons has passed a motion declaring China is committing genocide against Uighurs and other Muslim minorities within its borders, joining the curren...

China's treatment of Uighurs is 'genocide,' say Canada MPs

Canadian lawmakers have passed a non-binding motion to declare China's treatment of the Uighur Muslim minority as "genocide." The motion was introduced in the House of Commons on Monday...

AP source: PM's cabinet to abstain from China genocide vote

TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s House of Commons will vote Monday on whether to declare that China is committing genocide against more than 1 million Uighurs in the western Xinjiang region but Prime Minister ...

China calls for reset in Sino-US relations

BEIJING (Reuters) - Senior Chinese diplomat Wang Yi said on Monday the United States and China could work together on issues like climate change and the coronavirus pandemic if they repaired their dam...

President Joe Biden signals US return to world stage

Joe Biden on Friday is making his first appearance as US president at an international summit and a major transatlantic security policy conference, with remote formats allowing him to speak at both th...

Canada lawmakers to vote on accusing China of genocide

TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s main opposition party called Thursday for the House of Commons to formally declare that China is committing genocide against more than 1 million Uighurs in the western Xinjiang...

Biden chalks up China's aggression toward Taiwan to 'different norms'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Joe Biden drew criticism from conservatives for seeming to justify China's repressive actions in Hong Kong and Xinjiang and aggression towards Taiwan as a qu...

Biden in call with China's Xi raises human rights, trade

Joe Biden had his first call as president with Xi Jinping, pressing the Chinese leader about trade and Beijing's crackdown on democracy activists in Hong Kong as well as other human rights concerns. ...

Biden in call with China's Xi raises human rights, trade

Joe Biden on Wednesday held his first call as president with Xi Jinping, pressing the Chinese leader about trade and Beijing's crackdown on democracy activists in Hong Kong as well as other human righ...

EXPLAINER: What is Clubhouse, the buzzy new audio chat app?

Clubhouse, an invitation-only audio chat app launched less than a year ago, has caught the attention of tech industry bigshots like Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg — not to mentio...

Kazakh woman involved in Xinjiang rape claim flees to US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A 41-year-old Kazakh woman who survived months of torment at a re-education camp in China's Xinjiang has arrived in the United States with the assistance of ChinaAid, ...

Clubhouse app shows Chinese people's willingness to talk taboos

Over the past few days, thousands of users from China flocked to the invitation-only audio social media platform Clubhouse. They opened different chat rooms to discuss topics that would have normally ...

Biden treads carefully around Trump's combative trade policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden has wasted no time in dumping a batch of major Trump administration policies. He rejoined the Paris climate agreement. He ended a ban on travelers from mostly Mus...