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What Didn't Happen When Bush Met Hu

  • Thu, 04/27/2006 - 12:00

Why, then, was the most newsworthy event of the Bush-Hu summit last week the protests of a Falun Gong member on the White House lawn?

Wife of man arrested in Uzbekistan returns alone

  • Mon, 04/24/2006 - 12:00

Burlington man could be facing death. `Canada needs to be very vocal': Lawyer

China's Gitmo Refugees

  • Mon, 04/24/2006 - 12:00

As a measure of Europe's true concern for the men held at Guantanamo, we offer the story of 15 Uighur inmates there......

Growing Heroin Trade Hits Uyghurs in China's Northwest

  • Mon, 04/24/2006 - 12:00

Uyghur Muslim families in China’s northwestern region of Xinjiang are feeling the devastating impact of the heroin trade as drug-trafficking routes become well-established, bringing addiction, crime, and HIV/AIDS infection in their wake.

Cross your fingers if you're an Uighur

  • Fri, 04/21/2006 - 12:00

... considering the two hapless Uighurs — ethnically Turkic Muslims mainly from China’s Xinjiang province — are stuck between a rock and a hard place in a spot called Guantanamo Bay....

China calls on US to return prisoners - Uyghurs in Guantanamo

  • Thu, 04/20/2006 - 12:00

The Chinese foreign ministry has called on the US government to repatriate Uighur prisoners held in its Guantanamo Bay prison camp.

US lawmaker accuses China of genocide ahead of Bush-Hu summit

  • Wed, 04/19/2006 - 12:00

A senior lawmaker from US President George W. Bush's Republican party accused China of genocide for allegedly conducting forced abortions to phase out indigenous populations in the largely Buddhist Tibet and Muslim Xinjiang regions.

Supreme Court Won't Hear Chinese Detainees' Case

  • Tue, 04/18/2006 - 12:00

The Supreme Court yesterday declined to expedite the case of two Chinese Muslims who have been held for four years at the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, despite being cleared of ties to terrorism.

Free the Uighurs

  • Tue, 04/18/2006 - 12:00

Unfortunately, for a small group of Chinese Muslims and others held at Guantanamo Bay ...

Supreme Court Rejects Chinese Muslims' Appeal

  • Tue, 04/18/2006 - 12:00

The military agrees they should be freed from Guantanamo, but it has no place to send them.

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