- Fri, 03/07/2014 - 20:10
China’s leaders want to lift the gray blanket of deadly smog that often chokes Beijing’s residents by shifting power plants to the less populated western part of the country inhabited by minorities.
- Thu, 03/06/2014 - 15:59
Visitors walking through the mud-brick rubble and yawning craters where close-packed houses and bazaars once stood could be forgiven for thinking that the ancient Silk Road city of Kashgar had been irrevocably lost to the wrecking ball.
- Thu, 03/06/2014 - 15:26
It may come as a surprise that while Beijing has labeled Sunday's knife attack in the city of Kunming as a "terrorist attack" by Xinjiang separatists, the Communist Party of China once put its support behind an independent state in China's northwest reaches.
- Wed, 03/05/2014 - 20:26
Police are warning hotels in some areas not to admit 'guests from Xinjiang.'
- Wed, 03/05/2014 - 20:12
The Chinese government should immediately reverse its provocative and discriminatory policies in Xinjiang, a Germany-based Uyghur exiled group has said, adding that such policies were leading to rampant psychological trauma among the Muslim Uyghur community linked to Kunming attacks.
- Wed, 03/05/2014 - 09:00
Chinese authorities are likely to further crack down on dissent in the restive Xinjiang region after a bloody train station knife attack that Beijing blames on militants, an exiled Uighur leader said on Tuesday.
- Tue, 03/04/2014 - 18:38
Sources suspect they had been 'trapped' in Yunnan province after failing to flee the country.
- Tue, 03/04/2014 - 18:36
China says the vicious slashing spree that killed 29 people in a southern city was the work of separatists linked to international terrorism, but the assailants' homespun methods and low-tech weapons — nothing more than long knives — have led some analysts to suspect they didn't get outside help.
- Tue, 03/04/2014 - 18:33
Reporters Without Borders condemns the censorship that the Chinese authorities have imposed on the media in the wake of the attack by people armed with knives on travellers at the main station in Kunming, in the southwestern province of Yunnan, on 1 March.
UNPO Condemns Recent Attacks at Kunming Station and Calls for Restraint, Dialogue and a Renewed Effort to Address Uyghur Human Rights in China
- Tue, 03/04/2014 - 18:30
The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) and the World Uyghur Congress, the representative body of the Uyghurs, denounce the violent attacks, which took place on 1 March 2014 at Kunming’s main railway station in southern China