- Wed, 07/15/2015 - 22:00
Uighurs say China's policies are encouraging radicalisation in the region.
- Wed, 07/15/2015 - 20:34
Human Rights Watch has released a report alleging that China has developed a two-tiered passport system designed to prevent the nation’s Tibetans and ethnic Uyghur population from leaving the country
- Wed, 07/15/2015 - 20:31
The Council for Humanitarian Networking of the Sheikhul Islam Office has urged the government not to deport the remaining Uighur migrants in Thailand to China.
- Tue, 07/14/2015 - 21:46
Just hours after a deadly police shooting in China this week, several leading Chinese media outlets took down reports that tied the incident to alleged terrorists from the restive region of Xinjiang—a move that signaled an apparent shift in the official version of events.
- Tue, 07/14/2015 - 21:43
The Chinese authorities in the region - home to mostly Muslim Uygurs - have banned veils and other Islamic coverings
- Tue, 07/14/2015 - 21:23
The deportation of 109 Turkic ethnic Uighurs, including women and children, to China last week has proved another setback to the military government's foreign affairs policies as the world pours condemnation on Bangkok, rather than Beijing, for its cloak-and-dagger move.
- Tue, 07/14/2015 - 10:22
The police in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang said on Tuesday that they had shot and killed three men who they said belonged to a terrorist organization, and who they said lashed out with knives and shouted jihadist slogans when officers tried to enter their apartment.
- Mon, 07/13/2015 - 19:03
The United Nations human rights office today expressed grave concern over Thailand's deportation to China of more than 100 people understood to be ethnic Uighurs – including some 20 women – and strongly urged Thai authorities to ensure the protection of 60 others who remain in detention.
- Mon, 07/13/2015 - 19:01
In repatriating over 100 asylum-seeking Uighur Muslims, Thailand caved to pressure from Beijing.