- Fri, 10/03/2014 - 23:37
Beijing's well-documented heavy-handed response to the recent upswing in violence in Xinjiang has been one contributor to the internationalization of the Uyghur issue which I argued in part 1 of this post.
- Thu, 10/02/2014 - 21:15
The Chinese embassy in Australia expresses its displeasure with an ABC program.
- Thu, 10/02/2014 - 21:11
Crackdown or reform, Chinese leaders will be forced to take action soon if they hope to keep the peace.
- Thu, 10/02/2014 - 21:05
The ABC's Foreign Correspondent story 'Crackdown', about Beijing's renewed hard-line in Xinjiang and which on Tuesday night, has been the focus of considerable Chinese ire.
- Thu, 10/02/2014 - 20:38
China's Xinjiang policy has not only been questioned by the West, but it has also caused problems for Beijing in the Middle East.
- Tue, 09/30/2014 - 20:22
At a conference in Beijing, China’s top leaders offered solutions for “material” and “spiritual” ethnic issues.
- Mon, 09/29/2014 - 20:19
Last week, a court in China’s far western Xinjiang region sentenced Ilham Tohti, a member of the Uighur minority, to life in prison for the crime of “inciting separatism.”
- Mon, 09/29/2014 - 20:12
Ilham Tohti, who has become one of the most prominent political prisoners in China after his arrest in January 2014, was sentenced to life in prison last week
- Mon, 09/29/2014 - 19:58
By turning the screws on the Uighurs tighter every day, is China actually creating the hotbed of discontent that it's trying to crack down on?