- Thu, 07/09/2015 - 10:14
Thailand's prime minister defended a decision to forcibly return nearly 100 Uighur Muslim migrants to China despite rights groups concerns they could face ill-treatment upon their return, saying if they encountered any problems it was not Bangkok's fault.
- Thu, 07/09/2015 - 10:10
Thailand is defending its deportation of more than 100 Uighur refugees to China, saying it followed proper, humanitarian procedures despite the condemnation of rights groups.
- Wed, 07/08/2015 - 19:01
They are among a group detained for more than a year after fleeing persecution at home.
- Wed, 07/08/2015 - 18:57
The government has transferred an unconfirmed number of ethnic Uighurs to Turkey for resettlement, a source revealed Tuesday.
- Tue, 07/07/2015 - 19:08
The Uighurs who fled Chinese oppression Xinjang are finally breathing easy after reaching Turkey, which was eager to receive them. The newly arrived Uighurs, who suffered from ethnic and religious discrimination have been settled in Kayseri province
- Tue, 07/07/2015 - 19:05
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein on Tuesday expressed deep concern about the human rights implications of a new Law on National Security adopted by China on 1 July.
- Tue, 07/07/2015 - 19:01
A group of demonstrators in New York protested China's restrictions imposed on Muslims in East Turkistan on Monday, in order to draw the world's attention to the situation of the Uighurs.
Communist Party chief at time of deadly 2009 riots in Western Chinese city expelled and faces graft charges
- Tue, 07/07/2015 - 18:59
Li Zhi is remembered for pleading with angry crowd to disperse and avoid further violence
- Mon, 07/06/2015 - 20:08
The Chinese authorities have been doing all they can to discourage Muslim Uighurs from fasting since Ramadan began. Free slices of watermelon were handed out in the middle of the day at Urumqi’s University of Medicine in Xinjiang, a region with a huge Muslim Uighur population.