- Tue, 02/10/2015 - 07:41
In another crackdown on religious freedoms, China has forced the imams of eastern Muslim majority district of Xinjiang to dance in the street, and swear to an oath that they will not teach religion to children as well telling them that prayer is harmful to the soul.
- Wed, 02/04/2015 - 20:28
A decades-old project has failed more than half the area’s population.
- Wed, 02/04/2015 - 20:24
One Uighur man tells AA of his dangerous journey from China to a new life in Turkey, already home to thousands of members of this Muslim minority.
- Wed, 02/04/2015 - 20:19
State crackdowns prompt China’s Uighurs to risk long, perilous journeys in search of security and stability
- 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.