- Sun, 11/30/2014 - 21:33
The recent report of Uighur refugees stranded in Thailand brings forward several significant questions regarding the refugee crisis, the status of Uighurs and the future of China as a superpower.
- Sun, 11/30/2014 - 21:29
China on Friday lashed out at Turkey for offering shelter to roughly 200 Uighurs from the western Chinese region of Xinjiang who were rescued from a human-smuggling camp in Thailand.
- Sun, 11/30/2014 - 21:24
The police in Xinjiang, the volatile region of western China, shot dead 11 members of a gang who killed four people and wounded 14 in an attack on a street lined with restaurants and food stalls, official Chinese media said Saturday.
- Wed, 11/26/2014 - 23:53
Lawyer expects all seven to be convicted but not for life like their famous economics teacher
- Wed, 11/26/2014 - 23:45
China has drafted a new legislation to deploy troops in counter-terrorism missions abroad with the consent of the nations involved, a law if passed could enable Chinese military to directly take on Xinjiang militants active in neighbourhood countries including Pakistan.
- Wed, 11/26/2014 - 23:39
Artik Hadjiev is a middle-aged man with a gentle face and smiling eyes. Sitting in a Bishkek hotel lobby wearing a smart suit, he speaks quietly and eloquently about community building and collective aid.
- Wed, 11/26/2014 - 23:36
Seven university students linked to jailed Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti have reportedly gone on trial in China's westernmost province of Xinjiang.
- Tue, 11/25/2014 - 16:56
Rights monitors say the crackdown has led to curbs on religious freedom, uptick in Uyghur executions
- Tue, 11/25/2014 - 16:54
China opened separatism trials for seven students of jailed Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti on Tuesday, a human rights lawyer said, the latest developments in a legal drama in the Xinjiang region that has drawn criticism from the West.
- Tue, 11/25/2014 - 16:52
Seven students of Ilham Tohti, an imprisoned ethnic Uighur professor, went on trial on Tuesday in the western Chinese region of Xinjiang on charges of being members of a separatist group, said Li Fangping, a lawyer for Mr. Tohti.