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The Chinese chant declares, "Our dream is to die fighting on this battlefield."
For this crowd pressing up against Beijing’s ticket windows, those numbers are just an abstraction of the very real crush
Nearly 100 days after Barack Obama entered office, his top White House lawyer, Greg Craig, braced the President's senior
Should the international community ignore the conditions in East Turkestan, this would not only affect stability in Asia, but open the door to the possibility that others will follow China's non-democratic approach.
After eight years of detention, at least one Guantanamo Bay detainee declined an offer to resettle to the Pacific Island
Authorities have been adamant that foreign photographers not shoot pictures of the thousands of security forces guarding
When the local government began recruiting young Muslim Uighurs in this far western region for jobs at the Xuri Toy Factory
SHAOGUAN, China -- Three weeks after simmering racial tension escalated to mayhem and a double murder at a toy factory here
MUSLIMS in many nations have condemned China's crackdown in its Xinjiang region where at least 156 people have been killed
The translators kept bursting into tears. That was a problem for Rebiya Kadeer, the tiny and fiery matriarch of the Uighur
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News of Sunday's riots in Urumqi, the capital of China's far west Xinjiang region spread quickly on the Internet, where users
Continue reading at CFR... A slideshow of the riots: Introduction The Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region (XUAR), a territory
In response to an outbreak of violence, the instigation of which remains unclear, the Chinese government has cracked down, and cracked down hard, on the Uighur minority in China's northwest province, Xinjiang.
There are about 240 inmates at Guantánamo. As many as 60, if freed, cannot go back to their homelands because they could
When protesters disrupted the Olympic-flame procession in London, the whole world watched -- except for the Chinese, who witnessed an absolutely serene, protest-free journey of the torch.