- Fri, 02/28/2014 - 21:47
China's Uighurs are fighting back against religious persecution.
- Fri, 02/28/2014 - 21:33
Drop Charges and Release Ilham Tohti
- Fri, 02/28/2014 - 21:25
We have learned of the formal arrest of Ilham Tohti, renowned professor of economics at the Central Nationalities University
- Fri, 02/28/2014 - 21:18
Outgoing U.S. Ambassador Gary Locke broached some of China’s most sensitive topics in his last public appearance here, urging Chinese authorities Thursday to improve human rights conditions, repair rapidly deteriorating relations with Japan and address growing distrust of the party among China’s wealthy.
- Thu, 02/27/2014 - 20:57
A prominent Uighur economist who has been charged with separatism in China's far western Xinjiang region was denied access to legal counsel on Thursday, his lawyer said, on grounds that the case involves "state secrets".
- Thu, 02/27/2014 - 20:53
But little is known about the fate of his two business partners.
- Wed, 02/26/2014 - 21:54
Chinese authorities inform their families of the charges against them.
- Wed, 02/26/2014 - 21:41
Ilham Tohti charged with separatism, which can carry the death penalty
- Wed, 02/26/2014 - 21:37
A prominent ethnic Uighur economist is unlikely to receive a fair trial and could face the death penalty after being charged with separatism in China's far western Xinjiang region, his lawyer said on Wednesday.
- Wed, 02/26/2014 - 21:34
Chinese authorities should immediately release a Uighur blogger and academic who has been charged with separatism after being held incommunicado and without charge since January 15, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.