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Burmese ‘Stopped From Seeking Shelter’ in China

Al Jazeera reports that Chinese authorities have turned back thousands of Myanmar refugees fleeing heavy fighting between armed ethnic groups and government troops near the country’s northern border. The incident occurred in the country’s northern Kachin State on Wednesday, where fighting between the Burmese military and an ethnic armed group has displaced

January 14, 2017 3:00 PM

China to Ban Abuse of Children at Web Detox Camps

China’s State Council introduced a new draft law today that will bring an end to the abusive treatment of minors at internet addiction boot camps, where parents send web-obsessed teenagers and young adults to undergo controversial physical punishment and military-style training in the hopes of weaning them off the net. According to the draft, organizations are banned

January 13, 2017 2:41 PM

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