- Tue, 11/24/2015 - 18:23
The Chinese government is shutting down the mobile service of residents in Xinjiang who use software that lets them circumvent Internet filters, escalating an already aggressive electronic surveillance strategy in the country’s fractious western territory.
- Mon, 11/23/2015 - 19:00
In September, a group of knife-wielding men laid siege to a coal mine in China’s far west, killing at least 11 civilians, three policemen and two paramilitary police officers -- a death toll greater than January’s assault by Islamic terrorists on the Charlie Hebdo magazine office in Paris.
Flamethrower used to flush out knife-wielding militants in China’s Xinjiang region, says state media
- Mon, 11/23/2015 - 18:56
Chinese paramilitary forces used a flamethrower against suspects hiding in a cave during a counterterrorism operation in the Xinjiang region, the military’s official newspaper reported on Monday.
- Mon, 11/23/2015 - 18:53
Authorities make public details of security forces' missions in the wake of Paris attacks
- Mon, 11/23/2015 - 18:50
Official media report silent on earlier police revelations that women and children were slain along with the male suspects.
- Sat, 11/21/2015 - 09:25
The Islamic State (IS) armed group's claim on Thursday to have killed two more hostages - one Chinese, the other Norwegian - has dragged China into the ongoing conflict with the Islamist movement.
- Sat, 11/21/2015 - 09:21
Chinese security forces have killed 28 people allegedly responsible for a deadly attack on a coal mine in Xinjiang, state media has said.
- Wed, 11/18/2015 - 21:19
The authorities killed 17 people, including several women and children, in a raid last week in the volatile Chinese region of Xinjiang, a news report said Wednesday.