- Fri, 01/29/2016 - 19:00
A series of violent incidents in their homeland have intermittently propelled the Uyghurs into recent international consciousness.
- Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:52
China’s attempts to extend the New Silk Road westward have encountered problems.
- Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:50
The European Union on Friday delivered some of its strongest criticism yet of China's human rights record, calling the televised broadcasts of confessions by Chinese and European citizens "unacceptable".
- Thu, 01/28/2016 - 19:16
Three months since he was freed from an Egyptian prison, journalist Mohamed Fahmy is calling on the West to adopt a suite of ideas into law that would improve the way it deals with citizens who get arrested in other countries.
- Thu, 01/28/2016 - 19:10
French journalist Ursula Gauthier was expelled from China at the end of last year after she wrote a report critical of Beijing’s policies in the Xinjiang region, where native Uyghurs’ resentment of China’s rule has led to years of violence.
- Wed, 01/27/2016 - 20:56
A news account on the popular WeChat app is also shuttered after a misleading headline, showing the authorities' hair-trigger fear of public reaction.
- Wed, 01/27/2016 - 20:53
Aggressive Crackdown on Expression, Religion, and Association
- Wed, 01/27/2016 - 20:45
Anxious Dictators, Wavering Democracies: Global Freedom under Pressure
- Tue, 01/26/2016 - 19:18
Chinese President Xi Jinping has apparently been further escalating his rule with force.