01 Feb 2021

Myanmar coup: Aung San Suu Kyi detained as military seizes control

Myanmar’s military detained Aung San Suu Kyi and other democratically elected leaders, allowing the military to seize power. A one-year state of emergency has been declared, communications are limited and troops are patrolling streets in major cities of Myanmar. The army claims Suu Kyi’s win in a landslide election was

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18 Feb 2020

China Uighurs: Detained for beards, veils and internet browsing

Recently released documents have given investigators powerful insight into the internment and abuse of hundreds of thousands of Muslims in China. The document listed the personal details of more than 3,000 Muslim individuals residing in the far western region of Xinjiang, describing in “intricate detail” intimate aspects of their lives

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