Xinjiang delegate blamed violence on separatists

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Governor of the Uighur Autonomous Region said “there are always foreign external forces interfering and promoting” acts of terrorism “from behind the scenes.”…

Kunming hospital briefing on terror attack victims

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The hospital said it received a total of 71 injured. Twelve were confirmed dead as soon as they arrived…

China arrests Uighur scholar on secession charge

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A prominent Uighur scholar has been formally arrested and accused of secession more than a month after being taken away by force…

Chinese police kill 8 people in western Xinjiang region

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Chinese security forces on Friday fatally shot eight people who attacked police with machetes and…

Strong quake shakes China; no casualties reported

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A powerful earthquake struck a sparsely populated area of China’s far western region of Xinjiang on Wednesday…

Scholar slams China repression of ethnic minority

An outspoken advocate for China’s Muslim Uighur minority criticized the authoritarian government Friday…

Xinjiang: China wants weaspons, information

Police in China’s tense far west announced a crackdown Tuesday on weapons as well as rewards for information on terrorist threats…