- Tue, 03/18/2014 - 19:24
The roots of the hatred between ethnic Han Chinese, China’s dominant group, and the mainly Muslim Uighurs of the western borderlands go deep.
- Tue, 03/11/2014 - 18:49
Last week, China’s two primary legislative bodies, the National People’s Congress and the People’s Political Consultative Congress, convened their annual meetings in Beijing
- Tue, 03/11/2014 - 18:36
Slavic nationalism is an explosive brew, as we know from the former Yugoslavia. The situation in the Crimean peninsula is providing premonitions of a second Bosnia.
- Tue, 03/11/2014 - 18:32
The Chinese government’s difficulties with the Uighur minority in its westernmost region are increasing, despite Beijing’s efforts to integrate Uighurs with the country’s Han-speaking majority.
- Mon, 03/10/2014 - 18:57
After a brutal attack in China, the Communist Party needs to change its policies towards minorities
- Mon, 03/10/2014 - 18:54
China's repression of Uighurs—no free speech, no freedom of religion—breeds instability.
- Thu, 03/06/2014 - 15:43
The carnage allegedly committed by terrorists of the Uighur minority at Kunming Railway Station in southwest China on Saturday night was a humiliating slap in the face of Chinese President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang. At least 29 people were killed and 143 wounded in the act of terror, which represents a serious challenge to their leadership.
- Wed, 03/05/2014 - 20:07
On the 1 March 2014, a mass knife stabbing attack that claimed 29 lives and injured over 130 took place at Kunming train station in South-West China.
- Wed, 03/05/2014 - 19:55
The horrific attacks by machete-wielding terrorists in a Chinese railway station have driven home the fact that China has a serious insurgency on its hands.
- Tue, 02/18/2014 - 09:30
For a few weeks we have been following an increasing amount of information regarding the arrest of the Uyghur Professor at Beijing Central Minorities University, Ilham Tohti.