- 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.
- Tue, 02/18/2014 - 09:25
JURIST Guest Columnist Maya Wang of Human Rights Watch says that the Chinese government must begin to consider the vehement demands of the people to reform...
- Wed, 02/12/2014 - 21:05
In a remarkably short period of time, China has become a world-class manufacturing powerhouse.
- Thu, 02/06/2014 - 13:59
A veteran Chinese journalist takes aim at the Communist Party's policies in Xinjiang and the recent detention of Uyghur scholar Ilham Tohti.
- Mon, 02/03/2014 - 20:51
During China’s Cultural Revolution the Uyghur linguist Ibrahim Mutte’i, who helped compile a comprehensive multilingual dictionary, was tortured in the pursuit of cultural conformity by having large volumes of his edited dictionary dropped on his head.
- Mon, 02/03/2014 - 20:36
The New York Times reports that Ilham Tohti, a Uighur economics professor, has been arrested by Chinese authorities for separatism and inciting ethnic hatred.
- Tue, 01/28/2014 - 16:21
THE LATEST flurry of news from and about Xinjiang—a fresh bout of deadly violence in the region and the arrest of an activist scholar in Beijing—suggests that Chinese authorities are not about to change their strategy for managing ethnic tensions there.