Uyghur Related

A Uyghur woman walks past paramilitary police on a street in the Xinjiang capital Urumqi, June 30, 2013.

More than 200 Asylum-Seeking Uyghurs Detained in Thailand

  • Thu, 03/13/2014 - 21:30

China is pushing for their deportation home where they could be punished.

MH370: Why Uighurs are favourite scapegoats

  • Thu, 03/13/2014 - 21:26

Why would an Uighur be a person of interest in investigations into the disappearance of MH370?

China's Delicate Dance To Keep The Peace With Ethnic Minorities

  • Thu, 03/13/2014 - 21:21

Tensions between China’s majority Han population and various ethnic minorities tend to simmer just below the surface.

Dolan Restaurant in Windsor is a family-run business. From left: Adil Hamit, Ahmed Hamit and Guli Abliz.

Big Plate Spicy Chicken a Uighur dish you’ll never forget

  • Thu, 03/13/2014 - 20:15

Saucy Lady Jennifer Bain travels to Windsor to make a famous Uighur dish called Big Plate Spicy Chicken.

Vanished Malaysian Airliner Carried Artist Whose Name Vanished, Too

  • Thu, 03/13/2014 - 20:13

It's been five days now since a Malaysia Airlines flight bound for Beijing vanished without a trace.

Missing MH370: ‘Stop victimising the Uyghur people’

  • Wed, 03/12/2014 - 18:36

Do not use the Uyghur people as a scapegoat for the missing MH370 incident, said an Uyghur human rights activist on Wednesday.

A memorial for victims of the attack at the Kunming train station, March 7, 2014.

China Deports Hundreds of Uyghur Residents From Yunnan

  • Wed, 03/12/2014 - 18:09

Uyghurs who have made a life in southwestern China are uprooted and ordered back to Xinjiang.

Wild theories fill void left by missing Malaysian plane

  • Tue, 03/11/2014 - 18:18

Shot down by a military jet. Blown up by terrorists. Hijacked by elves.

A police officer standing guard as mourners lighted candles at the scene of the attack at the main train station in Kunming.

China rights advocates rally for Uighurs after knife attack

  • Mon, 03/10/2014 - 18:51

Chinese rights activists voiced alarm on the Internet over rising discrimination against ethnic Uighurs in the wake of a deadly attack at a Chinese train station that the government has blamed on militants from the western region of Xinjiang

China detains Uighur AIDS activist amid crackdown

  • Mon, 03/10/2014 - 18:49

China has arrested a Uighur AIDS activist for endangering national security.