- Sat, 12/21/2013 - 00:00
Vast expanses of sand dunes and mountains greeted me as I awoke aboard an overnight sleeper train from Lanzhou in neighboring Gansu province to Turfan.
- Thu, 12/19/2013 - 10:28
With the coming of terrorism to Xinjiang, in many ways India’s most forgotten neighbour, a local minority is caught between violent extremism and a government that tends to emphasise security over social problems.
- Thu, 12/19/2013 - 10:25
For the past three years, I lived in the middle of Beijing’s fortune-telling district. Business is booming for the soothsayers beside the Lama Temple, as Chinese customers, facing a time of extraordinary uncertainty, seek otherworldly counsel.
- Tue, 12/17/2013 - 20:56
Stories of Internet censorship in China often focus on surveillance and social media filtering, practices that violate the rights to free expression and privacy of all users in mainland China.
- Mon, 12/16/2013 - 13:55
Almost three quarters of all people arrested in China for "endangering state security" last year came from the western Xinjiang Province, according to report from an American Dui Hua Foundation.
- Wed, 12/04/2013 - 17:19
China steps up its international counterterrorism efforts with the help of two unlikely allies: Pakistan and the U.S.
- Tue, 12/03/2013 - 20:42
PRC’s reaction to the recent Tiananmen incident in and its pattern of handling crises of ethnic tension are increasingly dragging China into a strategic pit, which gets deeper with every instance of ethnic violence related to Tibet or Xinjiang.
- Tue, 11/26/2013 - 23:33
AS WE diversify the ways in which we do business with China, we will continue to champion respect for the rule of law, human rights, religious freedom and democratic principles.”
- Wed, 11/20/2013 - 22:34
In the wake of an SUV crash at Tiananmen Square in Beijing municipality on the afternoon of October 28, 2013, Chinese officials moved quickly to suppress news and debate about the incident by foreign media