- Fri, 06/13/2014 - 00:00
Foreign reporters and observers are prevented from independently verifying state media accounts.
- Mon, 06/09/2014 - 22:48
The Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region in the far west of the People’s Republic of China is more than 1.6 million square kilometres in area.
- Wed, 06/04/2014 - 22:05
The voices to topple the Chinese Communist Party have become louder than ever.
- Mon, 06/02/2014 - 19:08
Why the Uighur people will continue to reject China's colonial and apartheid rule.
- Mon, 06/02/2014 - 19:01
The People's Liberation Army (PLA) is the largest military force in the world, with almost 2.3 million soldiers in uniform.
- Mon, 05/26/2014 - 21:43
Over 30 people have died in China's northwestern Xinjiang province in a pointless attack. Beijing's "iron fist" politics have failed to put an end to such violence for a reason, says DW's Matthias von Hein.
- Thu, 05/15/2014 - 19:59
The recent events that took place in China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region are attracting further attention to the Uyghur question and ethnic conflict in the region.
- Mon, 05/12/2014 - 20:03
President Xi Jinping’s decision to send troops to Xinjiang province in order to strike a “crushing blow” against terrorism marks a troubling resurgence of a political crisis that has been simmering for years.
- Mon, 05/12/2014 - 19:52
Throughout the past five months, a total of 426 asylum-seekers from Central Asia landed in various parts of Thailand. These new arrivals were unusual and different from the Rohingya arriving in boats from the Andaman Sea, a pattern set over the past few years.
- Mon, 05/05/2014 - 16:07
The last time I saw my father was on Feb. 2, 2013. We were at the international airport in Beijing, about to board a flight to America for him to spend a year as a visiting scholar at Indiana University. I was 18, and was coming along for a few weeks to help him settle in.