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Anti-Chinese feeling 'rising' in Xinjiang

  • Sun, 10/02/2005 - 12:00

Anti-Chinese feeling ‘rising’ in Xinjiang

China given warning on Xinjiang

  • Fri, 09/30/2005 - 12:00

China's treatment of Uighurs living in its western region of Xinjiang risks turning the area into a "time bomb", an exiled Uighur group has said.

Uyghur Activists Call for Day of Mourning

  • Fri, 09/30/2005 - 12:00

Activists abroad, who refer to Xinjiang as East Turkistan, said Oct. 1 should be designated a day of mourning.

U.S. warns of possible terror in China's northwest

  • Fri, 09/30/2005 - 12:00

The United States has warned American travellers to be vigilant against a terrorist attack in China's restive northwestern region of Xinjiang after Beijing told police there to be prepared for danger.

Renewed 'Strike Hard' Campaign Ordered in Xinjiang

  • Fri, 09/30/2005 - 12:00

A senior Chinese official calls for stepped-up efforts against separatism in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, now marking 50 years under Chinese rule. But a leading Uyghur dissident says any increased dissent reflects widespread dissatisfaction among Uyghur people there.

China raises alerts for Xinjiang

  • Thu, 09/29/2005 - 12:00

China has told police in Xinjiang, in the country's remote northwest, to "prepare for danger" ahead of its 50th anniversary as an autonomous region after accusing a dissident of plotting to sabotage the festivities.

Saudi Arabia and China extend ties beyond oil

  • Tue, 09/27/2005 - 12:00

Though initially slow to develop, Sino-Saudi relations today are multifaceted expanding both in scale and in scope.

Chinese scholars, historians probe sites of historical interest in "Sea of Death"

  • Tue, 09/27/2005 - 12:00

A group of over 50 Chinese scholars and cultural workers left Korla City Tuesday for Lop Nur, known as the "Sea of Death" in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, to investigate historical sites in the region.

XINJIANG: How long will arrested Sufi Muslims be held?

  • Mon, 09/26/2005 - 12:00

Local Muslim Abdu Raheman has confirmed to Forum 18 News Service that the government of the Ili-Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture of China's north-western Xinjiang-Uyghur Autonomous Region banned the Sala movement – a local Sufi Muslim order - in August and that an unknown number of its followers have been arrested.

China's top inland river revitalized with ecological conservation

  • Sat, 09/24/2005 - 12:00

Zhu Xiangmin sighed with a relief as the second phase of the current water infusion for the Tarim, China's longest inland river, has since late August gone smoothly.

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