- Thu, 06/26/2014 - 19:54
Authorities in China's violence-prone far western region of Xinjiang have jailed nine more people for up to 14 years for terror-related offences at a public sentencing in front of more than 3,000 people, state media said on Thursday.
- Thu, 06/26/2014 - 19:44
Authorities in China's restive Xinjiang denied food for 10 days to a prominent Uighur academic detained on separatism charges, his lawyer told AFP on Thursday, as nine in the region were sentenced for terror offences.
- Wed, 06/25/2014 - 20:27
Daniel R. Russel, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs Testimony Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee
- Wed, 06/25/2014 - 20:20
The new US ambassador to China Max Baucus chided Beijing on Wednesday for a wave of arrests of "moderate voices", in his first public address since arriving in March.
- Mon, 06/23/2014 - 19:38
Authorities say she tried to incite the public by speaking out.
- Mon, 06/23/2014 - 19:31
LinkAsia speaks with Alim Seytoff, president of the Uyghur American Association and director of the Uyghur Human Rights Project, about the struggle Uyghurs in China face and the shortcomings of China's policies in their native province of Xinjiang.
- Mon, 06/23/2014 - 19:11
Nearly 400 suspects have been arrested over the past month; Uygur rights activist has not been tried in secret as feared, lawyer says
- Mon, 06/23/2014 - 19:07
Officials in the western Chinese region of Xinjiang said Monday that an antiterrorism crackdown that began in late May had resulted in the smashing of 32 terrorist groups and the sentencing of 315 people to prison terms, death row or other punishment, according to state news reports.
- Sun, 06/22/2014 - 23:07
Police in China's restive western region shot dead 13 assailants who rammed a truck into a police office building and set off explosives in an attack Saturday that also wounded three officers, state media said.