Former Muslim detainee recalls horror at Chinese 're-education camp', talks about self-criticism sessions, pork meal
UN experts say China holds one million Muslims in camps in the heavily policed Xinjiang region where most of the country's ethnic Uyghur, the largest Muslim minority, live
Pakistan has quietly banned Tehreek-e-Azaadi Jammu and Kashmir (TAJK), a new front for Hafiz Saeed's Jamaat-ud-Dawa.
The Russians blamed "difficult meteorological conditions" for the blaze including a temperature of 34 degrees Celsius for the death of the Kazakh.
Syria's ceasefire appeared under threat as government forces intensified their attacks near Damascus and around 10 rebel groups said they were suspending talks about planned peace negotiations this month.
A prison official says a former Kazakh diplomat who faced murder charges has been found hanged in his cell in an apparent suicide.