- Wed, 09/30/2015 - 18:21
Following violent attacks in Xinjiang over recent years, many measures have been taken by Chinese authorities to improve security in the area, but little has done to build trust among its different ethnic groups.
- Wed, 09/30/2015 - 18:09
A new PBS documentary examines claims that China collects organs from live and dead prisoners to traffic on its massive black market.
- Mon, 09/28/2015 - 20:54
Senior official asks Uighur Muslim figures to oppose "extremism" in lead-up to 60th anniversary of region's formation.
- Mon, 09/28/2015 - 20:51
This week the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer (Finance Minister), George Osborne, made a flying visit to Urumqi following the meeting of the China-UK Strategic and Economic Dialogue. In doing so, he became the first British Minister to visit China’s restive Xinjiang Autonomous Region.
- Mon, 09/28/2015 - 20:48
Anti-Beijing chants can be heard as the two leaders speak to reporters at the White House.
- Mon, 09/28/2015 - 20:43
As President Xi Jinping and President Barack Obama gave a joint press conference in the Rose Garden, roars from hundreds of people gathered outside in both support and protest of Mr. Xi could be heard over the television broadcast.
- Fri, 09/25/2015 - 18:59
Children with forbidden names are prohibited from attending school if their parents refuse to change them.
- Fri, 09/25/2015 - 18:56
Global Times writes glowing editorial but Amnesty International criticises chancellor for ‘sending signal that UK is willing to compromise its human rights values’
- Fri, 09/25/2015 - 18:53
UK Chancellor George Osborne has been praised by Chinese state media for focusing on business ahead of human rights during his visit to Xinjiang.