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Chinese diplomats face kidnapping

  • Fri, 06/30/2006 - 12:00

The Chinese diplomatic mission in Pakistan has said that members of the Eastern Turkistan Islamic Movement (ETIM) are planning to kidnap senior Chinese diplomats and consular officers in the country.

Canada presses China over deported Uighur activist

  • Thu, 06/29/2006 - 12:00

Canada is pressing China to reveal what it has done with a Canadian citizen who is also a member of the Muslim Uighur minority, Canada's foreign ministry said on Wednesday.

Two Men Held Incommunicado After Forcible Return to China from Kazakhstan (First Update to UA 100/06)

  • Thu, 06/29/2006 - 12:00


Yusuf Kadir Tohti and Abdukadir Sidik, who are originally from China’s Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region (XUAR), are being held in incommunicado detention in China after being forcibly returned from Kazakhstan on 10 May.

Canadian citizen extradited to China could be put to death

  • Wed, 06/28/2006 - 12:00

Uzbekistan has extradited a Canadian citizen to China, where he faces a death sentence.

Canadian citizen facing execution in China

  • Wed, 06/28/2006 - 12:00

A Canadian citizen faces execution after being extradited from Uzbekistan to China.

EDITORIAL: Uighur terrorism in Pakistan

  • Wed, 06/28/2006 - 12:00

The Chinese embassy in Islamabad has reportedly complained that members of the Eastern Turkistan Islamic Movement (ETIM) are planning to kidnap senior Chinese diplomats and consular officers in the country.

Imam now in China's hands

  • Tue, 06/27/2006 - 12:00

A Burlington man, who faces a death sentence in China for his human rights work, now finds himself back in that country after being extradicted from Uzbekistan.

The Price of Speaking Out

  • Mon, 06/26/2006 - 12:00

It was the most agonizing moment in my life: worse even than being jailed for six years in China on trumped up charges. Earlier this month, I listened helplessly, as my daughter screamed down a cell phone from the side of a road in northwestern China that one of my sons was being beaten half to death by thugs in uniform.

Kyrgyz Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentence

  • Sun, 06/25/2006 - 12:00

23 June, 2006 -- A lawyer in Kyrgyzstan says the country's Supreme Court has upheld a death-sentence verdict given her Uzbek client over the killing of an Uyghur business leader in 2001.

U.S. sends 14 detainees home

  • Sun, 06/25/2006 - 12:00

All were Saudis, one was no longer considered an 'enemy combatant'

 

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