October 09, 2020 8:00 pm
China's ambassador to the UN, Zhang Jun, responded with an irate statement, saying the accusations were "groundless" and that his country "opposes interference in internal affairs."
September 25, 2020 5:21 pm
Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin on Friday dismissed the report as "pure disinformation and slander", saying the Australian Strategic Policy institute had "no academic credibility."
September 25, 2020 9:18 am
The report builds on evidence that China has made a policy shift from detaining Uighurs and other Muslim minorities in makeshift public buildings to constructing permanent mass detention facilities.
September 12, 2020 9:23 pm
Disney’s ‘Mulan' faced a fresh wave of criticism after several government authorities in the Xinjiang region — where over a million Muslim Uighurs are being held in internment camps — were named in the film’s credits.
September 09, 2020 7:44 pm
Disney’s ‘Mulan’, which released last week, sparked widespread outrage after it extended a “special thanks” to Xinjiang’s top government bodies, which have been accused of detaining millions of Uighur Muslims and other Turkic minorities.
August 31, 2020 9:04 am
Asked about Hong Kong’s security law, Wang said, “We certainly couldn’t sit idly by and let the chaos go on, so we enacted a law maintaining national security that specifically suited Hong Kong’s situation.”
March 13, 2019 11:52 am
“Some voices internationally have said Xinjiang has concentration camps or re-education camps. These claims are pure lies,” Shohrat Zakir said.
July 13, 2017 4:21 pm
This year, an eerie silence hung over the plaza outside the imposing prayer hall as devotees gathered to mark the end of a month of fasting, the lowest turnout in a generation according to residents. "This is not a good place for religion," said one trader.
April 25, 2017 4:29 pm
On April 1, the authorities in Xinjiang had also imposed new rules banning "abnormal" beards or a full veil
June 02, 2016 2:53 pm
The white paper calls the crackdown as justified as it serves the fundamental interests of the people