Uyghur Related

The U.S. can't help all oppressed people, including Uyghurs

  • Tue, 08/08/2006 - 12:00

A few weeks ago, I had never heard of the Uyghur culture. Today I wonder how many other folks in the world, besides the Uyghurs, want America to save them.

China and Russia request extradition of five persons from Albani

  • Tue, 08/08/2006 - 12:00

China has reiterated the request for extradition of five Chinese Muslims released from Guantanamo Bay and now in Albania, but this time Russia backed the request.

Ceku-Berisha rift over Uighur Muslims

  • Tue, 08/08/2006 - 12:00

There have been misunderstandings between the Prime Ministers of Albania and Kosovo, Sali Berisha and Agim Ceku, over China's request for extradition of Chinese Muslims.

Imminent Execution in China Scheduled for AUGUST 10th!!! Please Send Appeals Immediately. (Third Update to UA 99/06)

  • Tue, 08/08/2006 - 12:00

According to unconfirmed reports, Canadian citizen Husein Dzhelil is due to be executed in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region (XUAR) of northwest China, on or before 10 August, for alleged 'separatist' or 'terrorist' activities.

Traveling China's ancient Silk Road

  • Mon, 08/07/2006 - 12:00

rom the ancient oasis towns of Central Asia, we retraced the epic journeys traveled along the Silk Road through desolate mountains and deserts, through busy bazaars and crumbling mud-brick towns.
Along the way, we followed the footsteps made by camel caravans to and from Central Asia and Europe by Marco Polo, Genghis Khan and Alexander the Great.

Canadian in China faces execution, Ottawa told

  • Sat, 08/05/2006 - 12:00

The Department of Foreign Affairs was scrambling for information yesterday after receiving word that a Canadian man, Huseyin Celil, being held in China could be executed as early as next week, The Globe and Mail has learned.

Canadian held in China facing execution, wife says

  • Sat, 08/05/2006 - 12:00

A Canadian being held in a Chinese prison could be executed as early as next week, his wife says, and she is pleading for help from Ottawa.

Canadian may face death in China, family learns

  • Fri, 08/04/2006 - 12:00

The department of Foreign Affairs was scrambling for information Friday after word that a Canadian man being held in China could be executed as early as next week, The Globe and Mail has learned.

China urges Albania to hand over five Uyghurs

  • Mon, 07/31/2006 - 12:00


Beijing had once again urged Tirana to extradite the five Chinese Muslims (Uyghurs) suspected of terrorism in China.

Guantanamo prisoners from China receive asylum in Albania

  • Wed, 07/26/2006 - 12:00

Five Chinese Muslims released from the US prison at Guantanamo Bay have received asylum in Albania, the Interior Ministry said Wednesday.

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