- Fri, 03/10/2017 - 15:22
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday called for a "great wall of iron" to safeguard the restive western region of Xinjiang after a top official said Islamist separatists pose the "most prominent" challenge to the country's stability.
- Thu, 03/09/2017 - 16:08
The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) deplores a statement by Xinjiang police that denies the media’s right to ask questions.
- Wed, 03/08/2017 - 20:18
Rabihan Musa had petitioned in public for months for permission to visit her family outside the country.
- Wed, 03/08/2017 - 16:29
The move will add more than 250 auxiliary officers to patrol neighborhoods and staff checkpoints on the roads.
- Tue, 03/07/2017 - 14:56
“Uyghur food is going to be the next big thing in the United States,” said Yimamu Maimaiti, a partner in Crystal City’s Queen Amannisa, the first Uyghur restaurant to open in the region.
- Tue, 03/07/2017 - 14:43
The Communist Party boss of one of China’s major Muslim regions has cited US President Donald Trump’s immigration policies in stressing the need to combat religious extremism.
- Tue, 03/07/2017 - 14:38
Authorities in China's western region of Xinjiang are offering high salaries and other benefits to recruit police in the restive area, which has experienced bloody attacks blamed on ethnic separatists.
- Thu, 03/02/2017 - 17:11
China is in the midst of what it calls a "people's war on terror" in its far west. What sparked this latest campaign was a knife attack.
- Wed, 03/01/2017 - 17:54
Why Chinese celebrities Zhao Wei and Fan Bingbing are basing companies in China’s autonomous regions
- Wed, 03/01/2017 - 17:40
Following a deadly knife attack in Pishan county, Xinjiang on February 14 and amid an ongoing “people’s war on terrorism,” authorities last week announced new security measures, and oversaw police rallies showcasing the might of the People’s Armed Police in several regions of Xinjiang.