Regions / Asia & Pacific
They had been on the State Department's watch list, but were further downgraded in this years's Trafficking in Persons report.
China's about-face on HFCs at the Sunnylands summit is a really big deal.
War with Iran could cost you your job.
A poem: To all the men and women who sing change change change Mee-ahn mar--we never heard of you before.
This week's summit between the presidents of the U.S. and China is being welcomed as a virtually unprecedented opportunity for each side.
The crisis of people-trafficking and sexual exploitation in Northeast Asia is not a nationalist issue; it is a gender issue.
After 40 years of exile and too many broken hearts, it's long past time we let the Chagossians go home.
The rise of Japan's reactionary right suggests that the country has yet to come to terms with its actions in World War II.
Developments on the Korean peninsula will almost certainly influence calculations made in Washington and Tehran.
It's time for us to grow up in our assessments of North Korea.