Category: Sports

Hong Kong Lawmakers Brawl Over Extradition Bill

A session Saturday in Hong Kong’s legislative assembly about a controversial extradition law ended in a brawl between lawmakers, with one member of the assembly hospitalized.Neither the pro-democracy lawmakers nor the pro-Beijing politicians are budgin…

Myanmar Court Rejects Appeal of Reuters Journalists

Myanmar’s Supreme Court has denied the appeal of two Reuters journalists convicted of violating the country’s centuries-old Official Secrets Act. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were covering the brutal military campaign in Rakhine state that drove nearly 700,…

Bangladesh Tells UN It Cannot Accept More Rohingya Refugees

Bangladesh has told the United Nations Security Council that it cannot take in any more Rohingya refugees.Foreign Secretary Shahidul Haque told the body Thursday: “I regret to inform the council that Bangladesh would no longer be in a position to accom…