- Tue, 09/23/2014 - 19:58
Chinese companies, some of them state-owned, are profiting from the production and export of law enforcement equipment that can be used for torture, fueling human rights abuses in Africa and Asia, two international human rights organizations said in a report released on Tuesday.
- Tue, 09/23/2014 - 19:55
Economics professor from Minzu University had strongly denied the charges
- Tue, 09/23/2014 - 19:44
The life sentence handed down by a Chinese court to prominent Uighur academic Ilham Tohti on charges of “separatism” is an affront to justice, Amnesty International said.
- Tue, 09/23/2014 - 19:42
After a two-day trial last week, Ilham Tohti, a scholar who has spoken critically of China’s policies toward people of his Uighur ethnicity, was sentenced on September 23rd to life in prison for separatism.
- Tue, 09/23/2014 - 09:48
A university professor who has become the most visible symbol of peaceful resistance by ethnic Uighurs to Chinese policies was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday after being found guilty of separatism by court officials in the western region of Xinjiang, which Uighurs consider their homeland.
- Tue, 09/23/2014 - 00:00
Ilham Tohti, an economics professor at Beijing's Minzu University, was sentenced to life in prison by a Chinese court.
- Mon, 09/22/2014 - 21:35
Exiled Uyghur leader Rebiya Kadeer says that the recent vote in Scotland can provide a peaceful model for China to resolve ethnic conflicts.
- Mon, 09/22/2014 - 21:31
The explosions come amid tight security ahead of the National Day holiday and a major Muslim festival.
- Mon, 09/22/2014 - 21:18
The month of Ramadan should have been a time of fasting, charity and prayer in China’s Muslim west. But here, in many of the towns and villages of southern Xinjiang, it was a time of fear, repression, and violence.