europe April 3, 2021
PNG begins vaccine rollout starting with Prime Minister James Marape. Woman’s death in Mexico mirrors George Floyd incident.
europe March 27, 2021
Bans placed on China over treatment of Uygurs. Turkey withdraws from international treaty protecting women.
asia pacific February 13, 2021
Ballot ignored regions’ agreement to rotate role. Chinese dam proposal in Tibet adds to India tension. Detained Australian journalist Cheng Lei alleged to have supplied state secrets overseas.
south and central asia February 6, 2021
Aung San Suu Kyi under house arrest. The army leader acts after claiming widespread voter fraud. Joe Biden threatens to reinstate sanctions.