July 16, 2022 7:01 pm
Xi, who heads the Central Military Commission (CMC), met the representatives of the officers and soldiers stationed in Xinjiang in the provincial capital Urumqi on Friday.
July 15, 2022 11:25 am
As China builds up its vast surveillance and security apparatus, it is running up against growing public unease about the lack of safeguards to prevent the theft or misuse of personal data.
May 26, 2022 4:48 pm
The leaked information contains photos of SWAT teams conducting anti-escape drills from the internment camps and records of speeches from officials in 2018 with orders of “first shoot, then report” for incidents related to suppression of the inmates.
December 23, 2021 4:42 pm
🔴 Washington has barred imports of goods from Xinjiang over complaints of mass detentions, forced abortions and forced labour, which Beijing denies.
December 17, 2021 7:06 pm
The law is the latest in a series of intensifying US penalties over China's alleged systemic and widespread abuse of ethnic and religious minorities in the western region, especially Xinjiang's predominantly Muslim Uyghurs.
December 09, 2021 2:30 pm
The Uyghur measure would create a "rebuttable presumption" that all goods from Xinjiang, where the Chinese government has set up a vast network of detention camps for Uyghurs and other Muslim groups, were made with forced labor.
September 21, 2021 7:23 am
The report noted that several forces in the region “have been carrying out night battle drills at altitudes of around 5,000 metres (16,400 feet), according to the military newspaper PLA Daily.”
July 09, 2021 3:52 pm
China dismisses accusations of genocide and forced labor in Xinjiang and says its policies are necessary to stamp out separatists and religious extremists who plotted attacks and stirred up tension between mostly Muslim ethnic Uyghurs and Han, China's largest ethnic group.
June 21, 2021 11:00 pm
Beijing denies the accusations and describes the camps as vocational training facilities to combat religious extremism.
June 14, 2021 8:24 am
The G7 leaders on Sunday scolded China over human rights in Xinjiang, called for Hong Kong to keep a high degree of autonomy and underscored the importance of peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait.