- Mon, 07/07/2014 - 23:16
Beijing’s cold-hearted act of slapping officials and students with a ban on fasting during Ramadan is sure to exacerbate tensions
- Wed, 07/02/2014 - 19:34
Since Xi Jinping became China's new president more than a year ago, questioning or criticizing Chinese Communist Party rule has become an extremely risky business for academics, scholars and lawyers in China.
- 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.