- Mon, 01/12/2015 - 19:12
Police in China's Xinjiang province have shot dead six people who they say were trying to detonate a bomb, local media report.
- Mon, 01/12/2015 - 19:09
Kyrgyz authorities have returned three Chinese citizens to Chinese authorities after detaining them last week for crossing the border illegally.
- Fri, 01/09/2015 - 20:03
China has punished 17 officials for lapses in connection with explosions and riots in the Xinjiang region in September, state media said, as the regional Communist Party boss said the fight against "terrorism" was getting "more intense".
- Fri, 01/09/2015 - 19:50
The U.S. State Department says it is concerned that three brothers of a Washington-based ethnic Uyghur journalist have been imprisoned because of his work.
- Thu, 01/08/2015 - 23:33
The Chinese government has imprisoned the three brothers of a Washington-based reporter for Radio Free Asia, apparently intensifying its suppression of free speech and coverage of the troubled province of Xinjiang.
- Thu, 01/08/2015 - 13:33
Many are suffering from physical and psychological illnesses, Uyghur filmmaker says.
- Wed, 01/07/2015 - 22:35
By Bob Dietz/CPJ Asia Program Coordinator
January 7, 2015 7:00 AM ET
- Wed, 01/07/2015 - 09:52
The Imam at one of Almaty’s biggest mosques gets busy around Ramadan when his Uighur “brothers and sisters” from China flock to the Kazakh city to pray, finding it increasingly difficult to practice Islam at home.
- Sun, 01/04/2015 - 10:08
China says it is facing a growing threat from militant Islam and it is in the midst of a year-long crackdown on what it describes as terrorism driven by religious extremism.
- Sun, 01/04/2015 - 09:53
The capital of China's restive western region of Xinjiang has introduced a law banning veiled robes in public amid measures taken by Beijing to curb Muslim 'extremists'.