- Fri, 03/28/2014 - 19:46
On March 1, a group of Uighurs from Xinjiang attacked the Kunming train station in southwest China using foot-long knives, killing 29 and injuring 143. The terror attack, popularly referred to as “China’s 9/11,” is a spillover from Xinjiang’s internal conflict.
- Thu, 03/27/2014 - 18:55
The Chinese man spying on the daughter of a prominent political prisoner at the United Nations in Geneva last week probably didn’t expect to be expelled from the international body.
- Wed, 03/26/2014 - 19:20
Waking up every morning to a pile of emails sent from the Asia, Europe, and Africa makes me think about time zones.
- Fri, 03/21/2014 - 19:19
In the wake of the Kunming massacre, the mood in Beijing is more choleric than somber.
- Thu, 03/20/2014 - 20:30
On March 1, black-clad figures entered the train station in Kunming, the capital of the southwestern Chinese province of Yunnan.
- Thu, 03/20/2014 - 20:26
As the disappearance of flight MH370 dominated the headlines across China, a party of senior US officials and AfPak experts arrived in Beijing last week for discreet talks with their Chinese counterparts.
- Wed, 03/19/2014 - 22:06
The recent attacks on Kunming train station represent a watershed moment in China-Uyghur relations, as Uyghurs across China face widespread recriminations.
- Tue, 03/18/2014 - 19:00
Our correspondent recounts the aftermath of the deadly knife attack.
- Fri, 03/14/2014 - 20:21
For three years running, the China-Arab Economic Forum has held its annual gatherings in Yingchuan, the capital city of the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region in Northwest China - a region with the third-smallest GDP in China.
- Wed, 03/12/2014 - 18:09
The five republics of Central Asia (Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Kazakhstan) are endowed with an immense amount of natural resources and are located in the center of Eurasia.