- Tue, 12/09/2014 - 19:15
This week, the EU holds the latest round of talks in its ongoing dialogue with China on the issue of human rights. One obvious topic for the agenda is the case of Ilham Tohti.
- Thu, 11/20/2014 - 20:48
Beijing's crackdown on the ethnic group is creating anger across the Islamic world; Thailand risks a backlash if it sends refugees back to China
- Wed, 11/19/2014 - 22:00
Recent attention has focused on the seemingly never-ending flow of refugees and distressed people seeking shelter in Thailand. The Chinese government on Sunday demanded that Thailand send more than 200 suspected Uighurs back home.
- Mon, 10/20/2014 - 20:57
China is tightening its grip on ethnic minorities and violence is escalating in the fight for autonomy, says Josep-Maria Terricabras.
- Tue, 10/07/2014 - 12:51
China’s repressive policies against Uighurs, a minority, were on shocking display recently when Ilham Tohti, a scholarly defender of his people’s human rights, was sentenced to life in prison for “separatism” — his entirely reasonable and far from violent criticisms of the central government.
- Mon, 09/29/2014 - 20:08
Jailing of Ilham Tohti Will Radicalize More Uighurs
- Thu, 08/14/2014 - 19:02
Australia was rocked this week by pictures of a seven-year-old Sydney boy holding up the severed head of a Syrian soldier.
- Mon, 08/04/2014 - 19:26
The Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region is an inland region in far western China that has a large population of Uighur Muslims.
- Mon, 08/04/2014 - 19:24
If Beijing is serious about tackling the issue, then it must first admit its role in creating it
- Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:10
While last month marked the 25th anniversary of China’s silencing freedom in Tiananmen Square, this month China has been cementing this grim legacy — particularly regarding religious freedom.