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Pakistani ISI Chief's Secret Visit to China

  • Wed, 08/10/2011 - 12:00

On August 1st, Indian media reported that Pakistan's inter-Services Intelligence, or ISI, chief ,Gen. Ahmed Shuja Pasha, went on a secret visit to China as part of Islamabad's efforts to reduce its dependence on the United States. In the Indian daily, The Express Tribune, quoted sources as saying that Pasha is expected to open a "broad-based strategic dialogue" with Beijing.

How a 'freedom movement' severs China-Pak ties

  • Thu, 08/04/2011 - 12:00

As China accuses separatists trained in Pakistani terror camps of being behind the recent bomb blasts in Xinjiang province, Islamabad comes under mounting pressure, throwing serious question marks over its relationship with China, reports Amir Mir from Islamabad.

Cracks on the wall

  • Tue, 08/02/2011 - 12:00

Pakistan may be blamed by China for the growing unrest in Xinjiang. But the danger Beijing faces is the result of how it has treated its ethnic minorities, writes Brahma Chellaney, Hindustan Times

Understanding the Hotan (Xinjiang) Riot in China

  • Fri, 07/29/2011 - 12:00

The riot in the Uighur –dominated Hotan town of Xinjiang on 18 July 2011, resulting in loss of human lives (14 shot dead by Police and 4 others killed), has happened within few days after the second anniversary of the serious disturbances that took place in the region on 5 July 2009.

Security And Islam In Asia: Lessons From China's Uyghur Minority

  • Thu, 07/28/2011 - 12:00

The death of Osama Bin Laden in May 2011 has once again put the media spotlight on Al-Qaeda. The movement’s weakening due to the loss of its main leader does not amount to its elimination:

China's global energy strategy aims at displacing U.S. influence in Central Asia

  • Tue, 07/19/2011 - 12:00

It has not gone unnoticed that China is undergoing unprecedented growth and has been doing so for the past decade. 

China's lack of decorum

  • Sat, 07/16/2011 - 12:00

A senior Chinese military official lambasted the United States during a diplomatic meeting with visiting South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin.

Looking For China's Elusive Kyrgyz

  • Fri, 07/15/2011 - 12:00

Visiting the neighbors isn't easy when you live in Kyrgyzstan and they live in China's Xinjiang Province.

Dragon's Terrorist Designs- Part-I

  • Tue, 07/12/2011 - 12:00

‘From the much abused clichés of ‘liberation’ and ‘globalization’, ‘Terrorism’, today has emerged as the latest global tool of tyranny and subjugation, and China is using it to the hilt’

USAK Expert Colakoglu: Kazakhstan is Important Strategic Country for China

  • Mon, 07/11/2011 - 12:00

JTW conducted and interview with Selcuk Colakoglu, Director of USAK Center for Asia-Pasific Studies regarding China’s relations with Central Asian countries and specifically with Kazakhstan.