January 6, 2021

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un admits his economic plan has failed

JUNG YEON-JE/AFP via Getty ImagesBy JOOHEE CHO and HAKYUNG KATE LEE, ABC News (SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in an unprecedented […]
January 6, 2021

Hong Kong police arrest over 50 opposition figures in national security crackdown

pawel.gaul/iStockBy BRITT CLENNETT and KARSON YIU, ABC News (HONG KONG) — Dozens of Hong Kong opposition figures, including an American lawyer, were detained on subversion charges […]
January 5, 2021

Missing and incarcerated: What is happening within China’s borders?

yorkfoto/iStockBy VICTOR ORDONEZ and GERRY WAGSCHAL, ABC News (NEW YORK) — COVID-19 travel bans and harsher media restrictions have provided the Chinese government some shade from […]
January 5, 2021

South Korea sees more deaths than births for first time

Veronaa/iStockBy JOOHEE CHO, ABC News (SEOUL, South Korea) — The number of deaths in South Korea exceeded the amount of babies born there last year for […]