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A strange kind of freedom - Albania wants to expel Uighurs sent there by U.S.

  • Tue, 06/13/2006 - 12:00

Five ethnic Uighurs from northwest China suffered through four years in Guantanamo Bay only to be dumped by the U.S. in one of Europe's poorest nations, which now says they are unwelcome and must leave.

Huseyincan Celil's Location Unknown

  • Tue, 06/13/2006 - 12:00

Burlington imam Huseyincan Celil, an advocate for China's Uighur minority group held since April in an Uzbekistan detention centre, has been transferred to an undisclosed location, his relatives say.

Chinese Muslims search for sanctuary

  • Tue, 06/13/2006 - 12:00

Authorities are looking for a new home for five Chinese Muslims who have been held in a refugee camp in a diplomatic limbo since being transferred to Albania from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, last month.

US cites 4 Chinese firms, one in US, for helping Iran WMDs

  • Tue, 06/13/2006 - 12:00

The United States cited four Chinese companies and one US firm as "proliferators of weapons of mass destruction," for allegedly helping Iran's missile program.

Amnesty slams China military sales

  • Mon, 06/12/2006 - 12:00


China's sales of military vehicles and weapons to Sudan, Nepal and Myanmar have aggravated conflicts and abetted violence and repressive rule in those countries, Amnesty International said in a report Monday.

China, Kyrgyzstan agree 'anti-terror' cooperation

  • Sat, 06/10/2006 - 12:00


China and Kyrgyzstan vowed to cooperate in a crackdown against ethnic Uighur Muslim separatists as part of their fight against “terrorism , state media reported Saturday.

China Impacts Developing World

  • Sat, 06/10/2006 - 12:00

Chinese entrepreneurs look to Africa for new markets

Chinese delegation in Albania, talk of Gitmo 5 likely

  • Sat, 06/10/2006 - 12:00


Albania-A delegation of Chinese parliamentarians will visit Albania Friday, the first official visit since five Chinese Muslims sought asylum here after being released from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay.

Shanghai group unlikely to expand soon - Russian deputy FM

  • Fri, 06/09/2006 - 12:00

A Eurasian security bloc comprising five former Soviet republics and China is unlikely to produce any agreements on the accession of new members at a forthcoming summit, a deputy Russian foreign minister said Friday.

China, America and nuclear weapons

  • Fri, 06/09/2006 - 12:00

IF THE Pentagon is right, China's nuclear arsenal is on the verge of abig upgrade. As a deterrent against American nuclear attack, theChinese have long relied mainly on a handful of intercontinentalmissiles that are slow to fuel and highly vulnerable.

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