- Tue, 10/25/2016 - 19:46
The U.S. held counterterrorism talks with China Tuesday and called for deeper cooperation between the two countries.
- Mon, 10/24/2016 - 21:48
More than 350 cadres are sent to the Uyghur region to keep an eye on mosques and Islamic practices.
- Mon, 10/24/2016 - 21:37
Prominent ethnic Uighur economist Ilham Tohti has consistently and unambiguously advocated peacefully for greater understanding and dialogue between various communities, and with China’s government.
- Mon, 10/24/2016 - 21:33
Responding to an increase in violent incidents in Xinjiang and elsewhere in China, authorities launched a nationwide crackdown on terrorism in May of 2014.
- Fri, 10/21/2016 - 23:35
Parents and educators in Xinjiang are ordered to prevent children practicing religion, while those who do could be sent to 'special schools.'
- Thu, 10/20/2016 - 17:52
An exile group says the policy is aimed at restricting the movements of the mostly Muslim Uyghur ethnic group.
- Thu, 10/20/2016 - 17:20
Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti celebrates his birthday on 25 October, shortly after he was awarded the prestigious Martin Ennals Award for human rights. But who is he and why is he in prison in China?
- Thu, 10/20/2016 - 17:14
A new global ranking finds China is making limited progress
- Wed, 10/19/2016 - 21:11
Bermuda may be the last place you'd expect to find a former detainee of the Guantanamo detention center, one of the most notorious prisons in the world, but Khalil Mamut has called the beautiful, scenic island in the Atlantic Ocean home for a little more than seven years.
- Mon, 10/17/2016 - 19:45
As China has slimmed down its bloated steel sector, the western region of Xinjiang has felt the pain even more than the industry's heartland to the east, threatening efforts to develop a restive area that is home to the mostly Muslim Uighur people.