Vietnamese students in Hong Kong get support to come back home Society

Vietnamese students in Hong Kong get support to come back home

Vietnamese nationals who are pursuing study at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) on November 16 received support from the Consulate General of Vietnam to return home as the university announced immediate termination of the current term, initially scheduled to end in December, due to widening unrest.
Thai police put down prison riot in Pattani World

Thai police put down prison riot in Pattani

Thai police on July 16 put down a riot erupting at the central jail in southern Pattani province in previous day that left three prisoners dead and five people injured, including a prison staff.
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Thai tensions ease as police abandon barricades

Tensions in Bangkok have eased remarkably after Thai police abandoned their defence of the besieged government headquarters, allowing protesters to cross barricades on December 3.
Continued demonstrations shake Bangkok World

Continued demonstrations shake Bangkok

New clashes broke out on December 2 in Bangkok between Thai security forces and demonstrators, as leaders of the anti-government protestors issued an ultimatum for Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to resign.
Hostage crisis in Philippines ends, seven died World

Hostage crisis in Philippines ends, seven died

Police of the Philippines ended the 12-hour hostage siege in their capital city involving a busload of Hong Kong tourists in the evening of August 23, however, seven of 22 hostages died.