- Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:38
Chinese officials who are also Communist Party officials are banned from religious activities even when they have retired, and must also oppose what the government terms cults, state media said on Friday.
- Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:29
China has tightened anti-terrorism surveillance at major cities across the nation as the mass movement of mainlanders travelling home for the Lunar New Year holiday puts extra pressure on security guards keeping watch for potential attacks.
- Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:25
China plans to reward anyone who provides vital information about online "terrorist" content in its renewed crackdown on extremism in cyberspace. Beijing's intensified campaign is aimed at curbing the recruitment and radicalisation of extremists.
- Fri, 02/05/2016 - 20:56
On 2 February 2016, Alkarama sent an urgent appeal to the United Nations Special Rapporteur on minority issues (SR Minority), Rita Izsák-Ndiaye, asking her to call upon the Emirati authorities not to deport two Chinese citizens from the Uyghur Muslim Community, who could face the death penalty back in their country.
As China’s economy unravels, Beijing’s attempts at damage control are growing increasingly desperate
- Fri, 02/05/2016 - 20:50
No longer able to convince the world it’s got China’s economy under control, the government in Beijing is now trying to bully it instead.
- Thu, 02/04/2016 - 20:55
Mother of four welcomes news China has reduced her husband’s life sentence to 20 years, but says it doesn’t go far enough.
- Thu, 02/04/2016 - 20:51
China’s official Xinhua News Agency reports that a court in Xinjiang has reduced the sentences of eleven Uyghurs convicted of terrorism and endangering state security:
- Thu, 02/04/2016 - 20:49
China’s president, Xi Jinping, has already grasped more power more quickly than his two recent predecessors, and he has shown a taste for audacious decisions and a loathing for dissent.
- Wed, 02/03/2016 - 19:38
A court in western China has reduced the sentences of 11 Uighurs convicted of terrorism and endangering state security, including a naturalized Canadian preacher whose life term had been sharply criticized by Ottawa.
- Wed, 02/03/2016 - 19:28
Authorities in China's unruly far-western region of Xinjiang have reduced the sentences of 11 people jailed for threatening state security after declaring success of a de-radicalisation program, state news agency Xinhua reported.