- Tue, 06/23/2015 - 21:25
The incident may have been prompted by restrictions during the Muslim holy month.
- Tue, 06/23/2015 - 21:08
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today urged the People's Republic of China to end all state-sanctioned denial of religious freedoms targeting Muslims in that nation's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
- Mon, 06/22/2015 - 18:48
A county in the heavily Muslim southern part of China’s unruly region of Xinjiang has held a beer festival in the run-up to the holy month of Ramazan, the government said, in what an exiled group called an open provocation.
- Fri, 06/19/2015 - 18:26
A local herdsman had alerted police to the ‘suspicious strangers.’
- Fri, 06/19/2015 - 18:22
For Uighur Muslims in China’s autonomous region of Xinjiang, observing Ramadan – a month-long period of introspection, fasting, prayer, and devotion – is difficult, if not impossible.
- Thu, 06/18/2015 - 20:26
The Chinese government has pledged to crack down on Uighurs who, it says, are escaping and signing up with Islamic State.
- Thu, 06/18/2015 - 19:33
Civil servants, students and teachers prevented from fasting and restaurants ordered to remain open in Xinjiang region.
- Wed, 06/17/2015 - 20:59
An ethnic minority Uyghur man is killed in the northern Chinese city of Xi'an after he allegedly 'charged' a ticket queue brandishing a brick.
- Wed, 06/17/2015 - 20:57
Police at a train station in the Chinese city of Xian shot an ethnic Uighur man who had charged into a ticket line holding a brick, police said on Wednesday, adding the man later died.