Tag Archives: East Turkistan

  • China holds public rally to punish 55 in East Turkistan

    In a stadium filled with 7,000 people, a Chinese court announced guilty verdicts for 55 people on charges of terrorism, separatism and murder as the government tries to display its determination to combat unrest in East Turkistan. ...

  • Thirty-one dead, scores wounded in attack in East Turkistan

    Attackers killed at least 31 people Thursday when they ploughed two vehicles into a market and threw explosives in the capital of East Turkistan, in the latest severe incident to hit the Muslim Uyghur homeland. ...

  • Three die in attack on station in East Turkistan

    Three people were killed and 79 others injured in an attack on a railway station in China's Xinjiang late Wednesday, state media said, as the president wrapped up a trip to the restive region. ...

  • China says it will win West over to its view on Tibet, East Turkistan

    China has "time on its side" to win over Western opinion to its point of view on the restive regions of Tibet and East Turkistan a senior official wrote on Wednesday. ...

  • Eight police station “attackers” shot dead in East Turkistan

    Eight "attackers" armed with knives and explosives were killed Monday during an assault on a police station in China's East Turkistan. ...

  • Clash in China’s restive East Turkistan kills 16

    Sixteen people were killed in a clash in China's restive East Turkistan (Ch: Xinjiang) region, home to the mostly Muslim Uyghur minority, reports and activists said Monday. ...

  • Nine shot dead in East Turkistan police station attack

    Nine assailants wielding axes and knives were shot dead during an attack on a police station in China's restive East Turkistan (Ch: Xinjiang) region after they killed two police officers. ...

  • China suspects Xinjiang connection to Tiananmen crash

    A fatal car crash in Tiananmen Square may have links to China's restive far western region of Xinjiang, state-run media said on Tuesday, a day after the high-profile incident. ...

  • China rights scenario deteriorating, says United States

    The United States got few answers to questions about detained activists during its annual rights dialogue with China, and believes the situation in the country continues to deteriorate, a senior US official said. ...

  • TYC criticises Apple’s biased hiring practices

    Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC) is outraged at the "discriminative policies" being practised at US tech giant Apple's factories in China. ...