- Tue, 02/03/2015 - 20:56
Wearing woolen hats pulled down tight against the winter chill, the newly arrived youngsters from western China scurried around the ramshackle, low-rise apartment complex chasing after soccer balls and drifting balloons.
- Tue, 02/03/2015 - 20:51
The leader of ethnic Uygurs living abroad has denied China's allegation that Uygurs are leaving the country illegally to join Islamic State militants in Syria.
- Mon, 02/02/2015 - 17:54
The authorities in Xinjiang investigated 355 Communist Party cadres for breaches of party political discipline last year, a six-fold increase over 2013, in a greater attempt to root out disloyal members.
- Sat, 01/31/2015 - 13:40
As Homeland Grows Violent, Some Uighurs Seek Haven in Turkey
- Fri, 01/30/2015 - 20:57
Two Uyghur youth were shot dead and one captured after the fatal stabbing of three security officials.
- Fri, 01/30/2015 - 20:54
Residents of Aksu prefecture say an 85-year-old imam jailed on charges of illegal religious teaching activities and murder is in poor health.
- Fri, 01/30/2015 - 20:51
Anyone buying a mobile phone or a computer in the restive far-western Chinese region of Xinjiang will have to register their personal details with police, state media reported, in the latest sign of tightening government restrictions.
- Tue, 01/27/2015 - 20:14
Initiated in 2011, the Xinjiang Archives Project (新疆文库) aims to publish 1,000 volumes by 2020. According to a January 2015 report that ran in 《了望》magazine (文化格局), 26 volumes have been published.
- Fri, 01/23/2015 - 19:36
An official from China's restive far-western Xinjiang called for strict measures to prevent early marriages and high birth rates in southern parts of the region, state media said on Friday, a move likely to raise concerns among ethnic Uighurs.
- Fri, 01/23/2015 - 19:33
New figures that show a near-doubling of arrests in Xinjiang last year illustrate that Chinese President Xi Jinping meant business with a vow to strike hard in that western region to suppress terrorism.