East Asia Pacific

Rohingya refugee children attend a class to learn Burmese language at a refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, April 9, 2019.
Most adolescents are not attending any type of educational facility, putting them at particular risk of drug dealers, traffickers and widespread violations
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August 18, 2019
Protesters gather in Hong Kong, Aug. 18, 2019.
Civil Human Rights Front, driving force behind protests throughout summer, calls for 'rational, non-violent' demonstration on Sunday
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August 18, 2019
Teachers protest against the extradition bill during a rally organized by Hong Kong Professional Teachers' Union in Hong Kong, Aug. 17, 2019.
A rally has been called for Sunday by a pro-democracy group that has organized three massive marches through central Hong Kong since June
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August 17, 2019
 North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reads a letter from U.S. President Donald Trump, in Pyongyang, North Korea, in this picture released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency, June 22, 2019.
North Korean leader using tried and true strategy to separate Trump from Seoul — and from Washington — to gain sanctions relief
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August 17, 2019
FILE - Supporters demonstrate outside the Australian Capital Territory Supreme Court in Canberra, Australia, June 27, 2019, where a former army lawyer was charged with leaking secret documents to ABC reporters alleging misconduct in Afghanistan.
Lawmakers look at press freedoms after Australia media raids
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August 17, 2019
A pro-democracy protester walks past graffiti on a wall in Hong Kong, Aug. 16, 2019. Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement faces a major test this weekend as it tries to muster another huge crowd following criticism over a recent violent airport protest.
China’s paramilitary troops practice crowd-control tactics at a sports complex in Shenzhen across from Hong Kong in what some interpreted as a threat against pro-democracy protesters
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August 16, 2019
People watch a TV news program reporting about North Korea's firing projectiles with a file image of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Aug. 16, 2019.
North Korea launched at least two short-range ballistic missiles on Friday, South Korea's military said, its sixth round of weapons launches since late July
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By Reuters
August 16, 2019