- Fri, 04/11/2014 - 18:57
More than 400 suspected Uighurs from China, including young children, have been apprehended in Thailand in recent weeks and are waiting to find out their fate. Chinese authorities are pressing the Thai government to send them back to China, but those detained deny they are Chinese Uighurs and want to go to Turkey.
- Wed, 04/09/2014 - 21:21
They suspect local officials of working in collusion with Chinese firms.
- Wed, 04/09/2014 - 21:16
Beijing targets even the most peaceful of Uyghur advocates, she says.
- Tue, 04/08/2014 - 23:18
The daughter of a prominent Uighur academic told US lawmakers on Tuesday that his arrest sent a message China will not tolerate even peaceful expression of grievances by the minority group.
- Mon, 04/07/2014 - 20:07
The governor of China's restive far western region of Xinjiang wrote on Monday that Islamist militants were trying to ban laughter at weddings and crying at funerals, as he appealed to people to stamp out the "tumor" of extremism.
- Mon, 04/07/2014 - 20:01
A tug-of-war is taking place between Turkey and China with the winner claiming 400 mysterious travellers, most of whom are children, now being held captive in Thailand.
- Mon, 04/07/2014 - 19:58
A French reporter is the first Western journalist to get inside the village of Lukqun where in June 2013, 27 people were killed under unclear circumstances before access was shut off.
- Mon, 04/07/2014 - 08:03
Militancy is on the rise in China among Uighurs driven to despair over Beijing's "terrorist colonisation", Wu'er Kaixi, a Uighur exiled after his role in the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests, has warned.
- Thu, 04/03/2014 - 19:14
A group of mainly Muslim refugees from western China has become the focus of an international tug-of-war in Thailand as Beijing flexes its diplomatic muscle and western powers warn Bangkok not to send them home.
- Wed, 04/02/2014 - 20:39
An antique map of China gifted by the German Chancellor to China's President is at odds with how China views its historical boundaries