- Tue, 08/19/2014 - 20:16
Three days after an eruption of violence in the western Chinese region of Xinjiang this summer left nearly 100 people dead, the region’s “antiterrorist command” asked the country’s biggest space and defense contractor for help.
- Tue, 08/19/2014 - 20:13
The parent of PetroChina Co. plans to sell oil and gas field stakes to local investors in the northwest province of Xinjiang as part of government efforts to bring growth and jobs to the restive region, said two company officials.
- Tue, 08/19/2014 - 20:11
An overseas Uighur rights organization has protested the Chinese government's use of drones in a security crackdown in the ethnic group's home region of Xinjiang, saying it would intensify tensions that have left dozens of people dead this year.
- Tue, 08/19/2014 - 20:08
China has started using surveillance drones following Muslim minority riots in restive Xinjiang province at the end of July, state media said on Monday.
- Sat, 08/16/2014 - 00:54
Nathan VanderKlippe, The Globe and Mail’s correspondent in Beijing, travels to Xinjiang for a first-hand look at what’s behind the region’s increasing bloodshed
- Sat, 08/16/2014 - 00:17
China is well on the way to one of its biggest crackdowns in the restive and remote northwestern region of Xinjiang since ethnic riots racked the capital of Urumqi in 2009.
- Sat, 08/16/2014 - 00:15
China wants to play an active and constructive role in achieving peace in the Middle East.
- Sat, 08/16/2014 - 00:12
Chinese steelmaker Guangzheng Group is increasing its presence in the gas market with deals to buy stakes in two gas companies in western China’s Xinjiang region.
- Thu, 08/14/2014 - 19:04
Ilham Tohti's wife says it is still unclear whether his trial will be held in secret or not.
- Thu, 08/14/2014 - 18:59
It’s no secret that activists groups supporting the Uyghur and other ethnic minorities living either in exile or in oppressed nations have been in the crosshairs of targeted attacks for years.