June Cheng

June is a reporter for WORLD. She is a World Journalism Institute graduate and covers East Asia, including China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. Follow June on Twitter @JuneCheng_World.

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Chinese woman denied U.S. asylum for role enforcing one-child policy

China
by June Cheng
Posted 11/06/14, 09:55 am

A federal appeals court in New York rejected a Chinese woman’s request for asylum because of her more than two-decade involvement in enforcing the country’s one-child policy.

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How many Christians live in Hong Kong?

China
by June Cheng
Posted 10/30/14, 03:30 pm

After my last article, “Decisive Moment,” some readers questioned this line: “Christians make up about one-fifth of Hong Kong’s population.” Hong Kong officially pegs the number of combined Protestants and Catholics around 10 percent. But territory-wide studies done by the Divinity School of Chung Chi College (DSCCC) and Hong Kong Baptist University reveal the number is closer to 20 percent.

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Associated Press/Photo by Greg Baker

China announces new two-child policy

China
by June Cheng
Posted 10/21/14, 04:20 pm

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