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Saving Kashghar

  • Tue, 06/02/2009 - 12:00

A piece of history is being slowly erased, a culture is evaporating, an identity is fading, a nation is being annihilated, and millions are dying. All of this is happening now and has been happening for over half a century.

The Guantánamo row

  • Fri, 05/29/2009 - 12:00

Everyone wants a plan. But it is easier promised than done.

Invite the Guantanamo Uygurs Into the U.S.

  • Fri, 05/29/2009 - 12:00

In Washington, there is much huffing and puffing over whether the presence of Guantanamo detainees on U.S. soil -- whether in prison or free to roam -- represents a national security threat.

Uyghurs sold out in the US

  • Wed, 05/27/2009 - 12:00

Republican leaders in the United States appear eager to hand President Barack Obama a political defeat and diminish his prestige and domestic and international clout - at the cost of the continued detention of 17 Uyghur prisoners at Guantanamo in Cuba.

PRC erodes rights abroad: forum

  • Wed, 05/27/2009 - 12:00

One-time CCP official Ruan Ming, who went into exile in the 1980s, said US economists were more interested in profits than promoting human rights.

War and Justice

  • Wed, 05/27/2009 - 12:00

The gaps between U.S. practice and President Obama's aspirations for handling detainees

China's Military and Security Relationship with Pakistan

  • Wed, 05/27/2009 - 12:00

My name is Lisa Curtis. I am a senior research fellow at The Heritage Foundation. The views I express in this testimony are my own, and should not be construed as representing any official position of The Heritage Foundation.

How the West was Won: China's expansion into Central Asia

  • Thu, 05/07/2009 - 12:00

In the People’s Republic of China, the Great Western Development Drive has been promoted as a solution to the economic inequalities that exist between the eastern and western regions of the country.

Obama's Counterterrorism Reforms: What Remains to be Done

  • Wed, 05/06/2009 - 12:00

In his first 100 days in office, President Barack Obama took crucial steps to reform U.S. counterterrorism policies, repudiating several key elements of the Bush administration's abusive approach to fighting terrorism.

Beijing Learns to be a Superpower

  • Mon, 05/04/2009 - 12:00

The year 2009 will go down in history as a watershed for the expansion of China’s global clout. The world financial crisis may have dealt the Chinese economy a blow, but it has hardly deterred the Chinese Communist Party leadership from aggressively projecting both hard and soft power.