- Thu, 03/13/2014 - 20:13
It's been five days now since a Malaysia Airlines flight bound for Beijing vanished without a trace.
- Wed, 03/12/2014 - 18:36
Do not use the Uyghur people as a scapegoat for the missing MH370 incident, said an Uyghur human rights activist on Wednesday.
- Wed, 03/12/2014 - 18:09
Uyghurs who have made a life in southwestern China are uprooted and ordered back to Xinjiang.
- Tue, 03/11/2014 - 18:18
Shot down by a military jet. Blown up by terrorists. Hijacked by elves.
- Mon, 03/10/2014 - 18:51
Chinese rights activists voiced alarm on the Internet over rising discrimination against ethnic Uighurs in the wake of a deadly attack at a Chinese train station that the government has blamed on militants from the western region of Xinjiang
- Mon, 03/10/2014 - 18:49
China has arrested a Uighur AIDS activist for endangering national security.
- Mon, 03/10/2014 - 18:46
After the violent attack on the Kunming Railway Station last weekend, China’s state media warned that “the eastward expansion of Xinjiang terrorism is accelerating”.
- Fri, 03/07/2014 - 20:10
China’s leaders want to lift the gray blanket of deadly smog that often chokes Beijing’s residents by shifting power plants to the less populated western part of the country inhabited by minorities.
- Thu, 03/06/2014 - 15:59
Visitors walking through the mud-brick rubble and yawning craters where close-packed houses and bazaars once stood could be forgiven for thinking that the ancient Silk Road city of Kashgar had been irrevocably lost to the wrecking ball.
- Thu, 03/06/2014 - 15:26
It may come as a surprise that while Beijing has labeled Sunday's knife attack in the city of Kunming as a "terrorist attack" by Xinjiang separatists, the Communist Party of China once put its support behind an independent state in China's northwest reaches.