China: End persecution of detained Uighur religious leader after prison term increased for fifth time
- Thu, 04/24/2014 - 21:31
The relentless persecution of an ethnic Uighur religious leader must stop, said Amnesty International, as it called on the Chinese authorities to disclose why Abdukiram Abduveli’s prison term has been increased for a fifth time.
- Thu, 04/24/2014 - 21:28
Violence erupted on Vietnam’s border with China last week when five Chinese civilians and two Vietnamese border guards were killed.
- Thu, 04/24/2014 - 21:20
On April 13, 2014, Abdulbasit Ablimit, a 17-year-old from a small town near Aqsu, was shot twice.
- Thu, 04/24/2014 - 21:12
Classes started after deadly knife attacks at Kunming railway station last month
- Wed, 04/23/2014 - 21:39
At least 100 people are held briefly in a crackdown that spreads beyond the mosque.
- Wed, 04/23/2014 - 21:37
In the days following a violent uprising in China's Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, website moderator Gulmire Imin was arrested and sentenced to life in prison on July 14, 2009.
- Tue, 04/22/2014 - 00:00
The teenager was shot dead by police after he ran a red light, they say.
- Mon, 04/21/2014 - 18:51
Amid police crackdowns and stifling censorship, one Chinese ethnic minority struggles to be heard online.
- Sun, 04/20/2014 - 22:25
Seven men have been held for 20 months in connection with the murder of a Han Chinese prostitute.
- Sun, 04/20/2014 - 22:22
“Ai Weiwei retweeted me!” exclaimed a young blonde woman, laughing and waving her iPhone in the air with excitement.