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For North Koreans, the decision to defect is the start of a long, alienating journey

Recent dramatic footage show a North Korean defector dashing across the border while being shot at. Yet the real challenge begins after he crosses ...

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Tides That Bind: Remembering the 2007 dragonboat tragedy

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HIV infection on the rise among young adults in China

China's National Centre for AIDS/STD Control says that of the 96,000 new HIV cases detected between January and September last ...

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