- 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.