East Turkestan: Mandatory Biometric Collection of Uyghurs in Xinjiang Province Threatens Peoples Basic Human Rights

East Turkestan: Mandatory Biometric Collection of Uyghurs in Xinjiang Province Threatens Peoples Basic Human Rights

East Turkestan: Mandatory Biometric Collection of Uyghurs in Xinjiang Province Threatens Peoples Basic Human Rights ...

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East Turkestan: American Congressional Executive Commission on China Warns of Worsening Situation in Xinjiang

East Turkestan: American Congressional Executive Commission on China Warns of Worsening Situation in Xinjiang

East Turkestan: American Congressional Executive Commission on China Warns of Worsening Situation in uyghur ...

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In East Turkistan, Some Uyghurs are Forced Into a Sharecropper’s Life

In East Turkistan, Some Uyghurs are Forced Into a Sharecropper’s Life

Some Uyghurs living in China’s Xinjiang are compelled into a type of sharecropper’s existence as they are forced to abandon their children and travel hundreds of miles to find wor ...

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The ‘Hashar’ Continues in China’s Uyghur

The ‘Hashar’ Continues in China’s Uyghur

In an effort to exert more control in China’s troubled Xinjiang region, Beijing is forcing the Uyghur people to work for free on various public works projects, according to a Worl ...

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Chinese Police Hold Uyghur Hostage Against Brother’s ‘Crime’

Chinese Police Hold Uyghur Hostage Against Brother’s ‘Crime’

Authorities in China’s northwestern region of Xinjiang have detained a young Uyghur man in a bid to force the return from Turkey of his older brother, whom police suspect as a sep ...

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Special Report: Who are the Uyghurs and why do they scare China?

Special Report: Who are the Uyghurs and why do they scare China?

Beijing has turned the Uyghurs into the boogeyman of Central Asia, and the focus of its Central Asian security framework, creating the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in the pro ...

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Role Of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region In Economic Security Of China

Role Of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region In Economic Security Of China

BY JTW JANUARY 3, 2016  By Altay Atli* The Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region is territorially the largest administrative unit of China1, covering around one sixth of the country’s ...

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China and the Uyghur Issue: Can the New Silk Route Really Help?

China and the Uyghur Issue: Can the New Silk Route Really Help?

Rajeshwari Krishnamurthy Research Officer (IReS), IPCS rajeshVvari@gmail.com Today, with the increasing threat of Islamist terrorism due to the rise and reach of the Islamic State ...

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China sentences 32 Uighurs in Xinjiang for videos

China sentences 32 Uighurs in Xinjiang for videos

Three people were given life sentences on Thursday and 29 people were sentenced to between four and 15 years in prison ...

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The Uighurs: External exile

The Uighurs: External exile

Follow the story of exiled Uighur Muslims of Central Asia, many of whom fled Chinese control of their land in 1949. This film, which first debuted on the Al Jazeera Documentary ch ...

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