- 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'.
'The Government Is Watching Every Citizen:' The BBC Just Reported From The Most Oppressive Place In China
- Sun, 01/04/2015 - 09:50
Kashgar is one of the hardest places in China for foreign journalists to visit.
- Wed, 12/31/2014 - 09:03
China has promoted the ethnic Uighur governor of the troubled far western region of Xinjiang to the country's top energy policy body, Chinese media reported on Wednesday, but left unclear who would replace him.
- Mon, 12/29/2014 - 00:00
Thanks to diplomatic actions taken by Turkey and the United Nations, some 300 Uyghur refugees in Thailand will not be sent to China, from where they had escaped and face death if they return.