- Fri, 01/15/2016 - 19:23
Four hundred academics from across the world have called on China’s President Xi Jinping to immediately release Uighur Professor Ilham Tohti, on the second anniversary of the day he was taken into custody by authorities.
- Fri, 01/15/2016 - 18:43
China's western region of Xinjiang has set new rules to boost "ethnic solidarity", state media said on Friday, amid roiling violence between Muslim Uighurs and the majority Han Chinese that has left hundreds dead in recent years.
- Thu, 01/14/2016 - 19:46
Their identities and roles in the operation are revealed in an online posting by police officers in Xinjiang.
- Thu, 01/14/2016 - 19:17
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- Mon, 01/11/2016 - 22:35
The Youngor cotton spinning factory is one of the biggest employers in Aksu, an agricultural town on the edge of the Taklamakan desert in China's restive Xinjiang region.
- Fri, 01/08/2016 - 21:03
They are detaining those who have downloaded or viewed Islamic extremist or religious texts and videos on their handsets.
- Fri, 01/08/2016 - 20:55
Now China has taken the next step. In November, a select group of Xinjiang residents found their mobile phone service abruptly terminated. Their phone service providers told them to visit their local police station to have the service restored.
- Fri, 01/08/2016 - 20:51
China's Broad Anti-Terror Law Quietly Passes. French Journalist Expelled from China for Uyghur Story. WUC President Awarded Lantos Prize in Washington. UN Committee Against Torture Releases Concluding Observations
- Wed, 01/06/2016 - 21:23
Police in China's troubled Xinjiang region carry out frequent ID checks, conduct round-the-clock patrols.
- Tue, 01/05/2016 - 19:05
Sometimes the government in Beijing surprises people, by responding to international pressure over human rights.