- Tue, 01/28/2014 - 16:25
Four days after the mysterious, violent deaths of 11 men near Kyrgyzstan’s border with China, key questions remain unanswered – like why none of the men, whom Kyrgyz officials suspect of decapitating a local hunter and plotting terrorism, could be taken alive.
- Tue, 01/28/2014 - 16:04
The sentencing of prominent civil society activist Xu Zhiyong on Sunday to four years' prison confirms what many have long suspected: the Chinese constitution isn't worth the paper it’s written on.
- Tue, 01/28/2014 - 09:36
His lawyer visits Xinjiang's capital Urumqi to inquire about his whereabouts but returns without any clues.
- Tue, 01/28/2014 - 09:34
Uighur scholar faces uncertain fate as Beijing cracks down on the region’s increasingly violent conflict.
- Mon, 01/27/2014 - 12:10
A senior Chinese official called for stricter management of religious activities, state media said on Monday, following explosions in China's western region of Xinjiang which authorities say were masterminded by a religious militant.
- Sat, 01/25/2014 - 19:53
Uygur academic Ilham Tohti abused role and was 'involved in splitting the country', prosecutors say, but his wife insists claims are groundless
- Sat, 01/25/2014 - 19:48
The decade-long campaigner says authorities conspired to downplay his case.
- Sat, 01/25/2014 - 19:46
The World Uyghur Congress raises concerns the men may have been fleeing 'repression' in Xinjiang.
- Sat, 01/25/2014 - 19:43
In an ominous sign of the fate awaiting one of China’s best-known Uighur intellectuals, security officials in the far western region of Xinjiang issued a statement on Saturday that accused him of separatism and inciting ethnic hatred.