- Mon, 10/19/2015 - 20:59
Armed with only knives, the assailants struck at the coal mine in the dead of night, first killing the security guards and then setting upon the miners as they slept in their dormitory beds.
- Mon, 10/19/2015 - 20:52
The British chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, chose an unusual destination during a trip to Chinalast month, flying to the restive region of Xinjiang, where human rights groups accuse Beijing of persecuting the minority Uighur population.
- Mon, 10/19/2015 - 20:48
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Britain on Monday for his first state visit to the U.K.
- Fri, 10/16/2015 - 22:46
The Muslim Uyghurs from three families who are believed to be responsible for the apparent revenge attack are still at large.
- Fri, 10/16/2015 - 19:29
Will security measures bring calm with Uighurs, or incite more violence?
- Fri, 10/16/2015 - 19:23
On Tuesday 20 October, the first day of a state visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping, (20-23 October) Amnesty International and various groups concerned with human rights issues in China, will protest in St James Park as President Jinping parades up the Mall to Buckingham Palace, where he will attend a banquet later that evening.
Chinese envoy warns UK against ‘lecture’ on human rights as opposition leader pledges to raise issue
- Fri, 10/16/2015 - 19:21
Chinese ambassador Liu Xiaoming says that Xi Jinping will not shy away from questions on human rights ahead of the Chinese President’s visit to the United Kingdom.
- Fri, 10/16/2015 - 19:11
On the day before China's President Xi Jinping begins his State Visit to the UK, Fabian Hamilton MP, Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Tibet, will host a 'Stateless Lunch' to honour Tibetan, Uyghur and Chinese human rights defenders who have been imprisoned and intimidated by the Chinese government.
- Thu, 10/15/2015 - 21:12
President Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to Britain next week -- the first by a Chinese leader in a decade. He comes at the invitation of Queen Elizabeth II, and will stay as her guest at Buckingham Palace, to be treated with all the pomp and ceremony that the former imperial power can still muster.