- Thu, 05/21/2015 - 19:48
Last month, a Chinese government think tank bashed history professors from Harvard, Georgetown and other leading American universities regarding things they wrote — at least 15 years ago — about events that occurred more than two centuries ago.
- Thu, 05/21/2015 - 19:41
For over six decades, Uighur families in Gilgit-Baltistan have grappled with an identity crisis for which there appears to be no closure in sight.
- Thu, 05/21/2015 - 19:39
In the conflict-ridden Middle East, minority groups continue to be threatened, attacked and expelled from their home countries by terrorist groups such as Al Qaeda and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
- Thu, 05/21/2015 - 19:34
The World Uyghur Congress (WUC) announces the designation of June 15th as International Uyghur Language Day in light of China’s onslaught on the Uyghur language and its aggressive promotion of the assimilationist “bilingual language” policy in East Turkestan.
- Wed, 05/20/2015 - 20:37
Hand your passport to police or it will be canceled, read the notice to all 4.4 million residents of far-northwestern China's Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture.
- Tue, 05/19/2015 - 19:36
Thousands of Uighur Muslims have been forced to flee their native Xinjiang province after the Chinese secret police began arresting religious Uighur men.
- Sat, 05/16/2015 - 09:03
China will ensure that all key public areas are covered with video surveillance cameras by 2020 to fight crime and ensure social stability, the government said on Wednesday, part of a broader push to step up security in response to violent unrest.
- Sat, 05/16/2015 - 08:59
Residents of an ethnically diverse prefecture in far northwest China that borders several nations have been asked to hand over their passports to the police by Friday or have the documents canceled, according to a notice circulating online and an interview with an officer on Thursday.
- Sat, 05/16/2015 - 08:56
The move is part of the Communist Party's 'stability maintenance' measures, which link hotels directly into police databases.
- Wed, 05/13/2015 - 19:49
One police official says the attackers were angry about restrictions placed on the wearing of veils and beards.