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The Islamic State Just Threatened China. What Will Beijing Do?
March 04, 2017
The Islamic State Just Threatened China. What Will Beijing Do?
A recent Islamic State video featuring Uyghurs threatening China shouldn't have come as a surprise.
The Islamic State Just Threatened China. What Will Beijing Do?
Is China’s Counterterrorism Policy in Xinjiang Working?
February 23, 2017
Is China’s Counterterrorism Policy in Xinjiang Working?
China's Xinjiang experience demonstrates the perils of large-scale anti-Muslim policies.
Is China’s Counterterrorism Policy in Xinjiang Working?
Kyrgyz President Visits China, Stays for a Vacation
January 11, 2017
Kyrgyz President Visits China, Stays for a Vacation
The short working visit produced the predictable statements on Bishkek's commitment to fight the "three evils."
Kyrgyz President Visits China, Stays for a Vacation
Al-Qaeda, the Turkestan Islamic Party, and the Bishkek Chinese Embassy Bombing
September 29, 2016
Al-Qaeda, the Turkestan Islamic Party, and the Bishkek Chinese Embassy Bombing
The August 30 bombing of the Chinese Embassy in Bishkek came after al-Qaeda's leader praised Uyghur terrorists.
Al-Qaeda, the Turkestan Islamic Party, and the Bishkek Chinese Embassy Bombing
Russian, Tajik, Chinese 'Traces' on Bishkek Embassy Bombing
September 14, 2016
Russian, Tajik, Chinese 'Traces' on Bishkek Embassy Bombing
The August 30 attack on the Chinese Embassy in Bishkek was reportedly funded from abroad.
Russian, Tajik, Chinese 'Traces' on Bishkek Embassy Bombing
China’s Terrorist Problem Goes Global
September 07, 2016
China’s Terrorist Problem Goes Global
An attack in Kyrgyzstan drives home what Beijing has long feared: Uyghur militants are integrating into global networks.
China’s Terrorist Problem Goes Global
China's Nightmare: Xinjiang Jihadists Go Global
August 17, 2016
China's Nightmare: Xinjiang Jihadists Go Global
While fighting in Syria, the Turkestan Islamic Party has joined forces with global jihadist movements.
China's Nightmare: Xinjiang Jihadists Go Global
Brits Blacklist East Turkestan Islamic Movement
July 28, 2016
Brits Blacklist East Turkestan Islamic Movement
And U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice had "a candid exchange" about ETIM during her recent visit to Beijing.
Brits Blacklist East Turkestan Islamic Movement
Interview: Andrew Small on China-Pakistan Ties
November 19, 2015
Interview: Andrew Small on China-Pakistan Ties
Discussing the regional implications of China’s relations with Pakistan.
Interview: Andrew Small on China-Pakistan Ties
After Paris Attacks, China Seeks More International Help Fighting Xinjiang Separatists
November 17, 2015
After Paris Attacks, China Seeks More International Help Fighting Xinjiang Separatists
With the G20 leaders focused on terrorism after the attacks in Paris, China wants help in its fight against ETIM.
After Paris Attacks, China Seeks More International Help Fighting Xinjiang Separatists
Pakistan Announces That It Has Defeated ETIM. So What?
October 22, 2015
Pakistan Announces That It Has Defeated ETIM. So What?
In a bid to please China, Pakistan says it has defeated a major Uyghur militant group within its borders.
Pakistan Announces That It Has Defeated ETIM. So What?
Central Asia’s Stake in Afghanistan’s War
July 29, 2015
Central Asia’s Stake in Afghanistan’s War
Afghan forces are fighting Central Asian extremists. Time for the region to get more involved.
Central Asia’s Stake in Afghanistan’s War
Beyond Doubt: The Changing Face of Terrorism in China
May 28, 2015
Beyond Doubt: The Changing Face of Terrorism in China
The nature of terrorism in China has changed recently, both in geographical scope and in the nature of the attacks.
Beyond Doubt: The Changing Face of Terrorism in China
Can China and the US Work Together on Counterterrorism?
December 02, 2014
Can China and the US Work Together on Counterterrorism?
Recent events may be making Beijing more open to working with the U.S. on the fight against international terrorism.
Can China and the US Work Together on Counterterrorism?
Chinese Involvement in Global Jihad
June 25, 2014
Chinese Involvement in Global Jihad
Interactions between Uyghur militant groups and other terrorist networks pose a growing concern for China.
Chinese Involvement in Global Jihad
Should China Fear Islamic Insurgency?
May 29, 2014
Should China Fear Islamic Insurgency?
Xi Jinping may well be able to solve the violence in Xinjiang, but Beijing will need to change course.
Should China Fear Islamic Insurgency?
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