Papuans protesting Indonesian rule in Surabaya in December. Indonesian authorities have reacted harshly to past independence protests, arresting and beating activists. Photo: Trisnadi / AP

Indonesia arrests dozens of Western Papuans for sewage flag

Indonesian authorities stormed a university dormitory in Surabaya on Saturday and arrested dozens of students from West Papua

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Kashmir residents throw stones at Indian security forces during restrictions following the government's dismantling of Kashmir's special constitutional status in Srinagar, 10 August 2019. Photo: REUTERS / Danish Siddiqui

Signs of normality return to Kashmir, but repression from India is still strict

For the first time in six days, India eased travel restrictions in some parts of Srinagar on Saturday,

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Awamiya, a mostly Shiite city in Saudi Arabia, where Qureiris' brother allegedly launched an improvised bomb at a police station. Photo: Fayez Nureldine / AFP / Getty Images

Saudi teenager may be sentenced to execution for participating in protests as a child

A young Saudi, arrested when he was 13 years old, could be executed for participating in Shiite-led protests as a child,

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