- Thu, 07/02/2015 - 22:36
Thousands take to streets all over Turkey to protest China's alleged ban on Muslims fasting during Ramadan
- Thu, 07/02/2015 - 22:32
The women and children were part of a group detained for 15 months after fleeing China.
- Thu, 07/02/2015 - 22:23
Violence, persecution and quest for natural resources driving record numbers out of rural areas and into cities, claims Minority Rights Group study
- Wed, 07/01/2015 - 20:08
A number of Uighur Turks who had been detained in Thailand for over a year, pitting Turkey against China in a diplomatic tug-of-war, have been allowed to go to Turkey's central province of Kayseri after the Turkish government made intense diplomatic efforts on their behalf.
- Wed, 07/01/2015 - 20:04
The Chinese government must immediately repeal a new national security law that gives the authorities sweeping powers to crack down on and suppress human rights, Amnesty International said.
- Wed, 07/01/2015 - 20:00
China's Foreign Ministry denied restricting religious freedom on Wednesday in a sharp response to Turkey for voicing concern over reports that ethnic Uighur muslims had been banned from worship and fasting during Ramadan.
- Wed, 07/01/2015 - 19:57
Restive region where Muslim Uighurs are in a majority needs army’s help to develop its economy, according to article in Communist party magazine
- Wed, 07/01/2015 - 19:56
Officials say increasingly severe national security situation necessitates the law, which has wide-ranging powers but few exact details
- Tue, 06/30/2015 - 21:04
Turkey told Beijing on Tuesday it was worried over reports Uighur people had been banned from worship and fasting during the holy month of Ramadan in China's far western region of Xinjiang, the foreign ministry said.