- Tue, 03/24/2015 - 18:59
Four Chinese Uighurs went on trial Monday in Indonesia on charges they engaged in an "evil conspiracy" with Indonesian terrorists including a fugitive militant alleged to be behind murders of police.
- Mon, 03/23/2015 - 22:36
A group of Uyghurs snatched him from his home two weeks ago.
- Sat, 03/21/2015 - 12:15
Payzulla Polat doesn’t want to talk about politics. And who can blame him? If his homeland of Xinjiang—a massive frontier province in northwest China—is ever in the news, it’s for terrorist attacks and human rights violations. He prefers to talk about music and food.
- Sat, 03/21/2015 - 12:04
The four face charges of financing international terrorism and violating immigration laws, officials say.
- Wed, 03/18/2015 - 19:43
They had reportedly hacked a paramilitary chief, two of his family members, and a security guard to death.
- Wed, 03/18/2015 - 19:41
Days after Indonesia arrested four Uighur terrorism suspects in September in the country’s east, China dispatched three intelligence officers to ask authorities to hand them over.
- Tue, 03/17/2015 - 19:29
Anti-corruption agents have paid another visit to the executive suite at China National Petroleum Corp., the nation’s top oil and gas producer. The official being investigated this time is Liao Yongyuan, vice chairman at listed unit PetroChina Co.
- Tue, 03/17/2015 - 19:26
The Chinese authorities last year detained more people advocating greater civic rights than at any time since at least the mid-1990s, a United States-based organization said in a new report.
- Mon, 03/16/2015 - 21:12
Authorities in northwestern China’s restive Xinjiang region have shot dead four ethnic minority Uyghurs who carried out a knife attack on a group of Han Chinese outside a popular casino, according to a police officer and local doctors.
- Mon, 03/16/2015 - 21:08
Conflicts between Uyghurs and Chinese stem from repression, not religious radicalism, local critics say.