- Fri, 11/20/2015 - 19:15
No Chinese initiative has been lapped up so eagerly since Chairman Mao’s Little Red Book inspired millions across the globe in the 1960s. This time the proponents of the “One Belt, One Road” slogan are not young idealists but suit-clad and normally more sobersided politicians, bank analysts and economists.
- Wed, 11/18/2015 - 07:58
The coordinated series of bombings and shootings by the Islamic State (IS) on Friday the 13th which killed 129 people in Paris and 43 people in Beirut the day before, will have long-reaching repercussions on the domestic and foreign policies of many nations.
- Tue, 11/17/2015 - 21:19
To resolve ethnic conflict in Xinjiang and Tibet, the Chinese government must cease its policy of internal Han migration.
- Thu, 11/12/2015 - 21:16
China's economic ambitions in Central Asia are enormous, exemplified by its Silk Road Economic Belt proposals.
- Fri, 11/06/2015 - 19:19
I first met Rebiya Kadeer, the unofficial leader-in-exile of China’s Muslim Uyghur population, at Amnesty International’s London offices in 2007.
BRIEFING: World Uyghur Congress/Uyghur Human Rights Project submit Alternative Report to the United Nations Committee Against Torture (CAT)
- Wed, 11/04/2015 - 20:10
The WUC and UHRP have jointly submitted an alternative report to the United Nations Committee Against Torture (CAT) for consideration during the 56th session of the Committee from November 9 to December 9, 2015 in Geneva, Switzerland.
- Mon, 11/02/2015 - 20:19
Today Esty Dinur talks with Nick Holdstock, author of “China’s Forgotten People: Xinjiang, Terror and the Chinese State.”
- Mon, 10/26/2015 - 22:23
When will the unrest in Xinjiang cease? The latest attack in a long series of aggressions was recently reported by Radio Free Asia, when at least 17 assailants, armed with knives, set upon innocent Han Chinese coal miners sleeping in their dormitory beds in Baicheng on September 18.
- Mon, 10/26/2015 - 22:19
A professor at Minzu University in Beijing and the foremost Uighur public intellectual in the People’s Republic of China, he was sentenced to life in prison in September 2014 for advocating basic economic, cultural, religious and political rights for the Uighur people.
- Sat, 10/24/2015 - 22:57
The ancient network across central Asia shaped trade and culture for centuries. Now, as its economy slows, China is building a new bridge from east to west.