- Thu, 10/08/2015 - 23:30
They had planned to use them against local authorities, but the depot was empty, he says.
- Thu, 10/08/2015 - 19:43
Christina Küfner meets young Afghan and Uighur refugees as they attend school, and navigate their new lives, in Munich.
- Mon, 10/05/2015 - 19:33
Yu Zhengsheng, China's top political advisor said today that long-term stability and security are the top priorities in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region and counterterrorism will be the focus of the local government's work.
- Fri, 10/02/2015 - 13:22
Twenty years ago, Beijing hosted a landmark international summit on women’s rights. This weekend, China’s president Xi Jinping reiterated his country’s “commitment to gender equality and women’s development.”
- Fri, 10/02/2015 - 13:16
China is set to spend millions of dollars to boost tourism development in Xinjiang before 2020, as it aims to turn the restive region into a tourism hub for the Silk Road Economic Belt.
- Thu, 10/01/2015 - 21:43
As Xinjiang marks 60 years as an autonomous region, tensions are high in the regional capital Urumqi, which in 2009 was rocked by violent riots that revealed a deep-seated ethnic divide.
- Thu, 10/01/2015 - 19:51
Earlier this month, a knife-wielding gang attacked security guards at a coal mine in Xinjiang, a volatile region in the northwest of China.
- Thu, 10/01/2015 - 19:41
Fiercely independent Uighurs have had few opportunities
- Thu, 10/01/2015 - 19:39
The Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region in western China on Thursday marked the 60th anniversary of its establishment.