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In Xinjiang, Ethnic Kazakhs and Kyrgyz Face Increased Pressure
November 28, 2017
In Xinjiang, Ethnic Kazakhs and Kyrgyz Face Increased Pressure
Chinese authorities have put increasing pressure on ethnic Kazakhs and Kyrgyz in Xinjiang.
In Xinjiang, Ethnic Kazakhs and Kyrgyz Face Increased Pressure
President Trump: Support Religious Freedom in China
November 01, 2017
President Trump: Support Religious Freedom in China
During his visit to China, Trump should demand the release of the Panchen Lama and Gulmira Imin.
President Trump: Support Religious Freedom in China
The Human Costs of Controlling Xinjiang
October 10, 2017
The Human Costs of Controlling Xinjiang
Beijing has strong incentives to exert control in Xinjiang. The Uyghurs pay the price.
The Human Costs of Controlling Xinjiang
A Stark Choice for Cairo’s Chinese Muslims
August 02, 2017
A Stark Choice for Cairo’s Chinese Muslims
As Egypt cracks down on Uyghur students, Chinese Muslims in Cairo are torn between economic opportunity and their faith.
A Stark Choice for Cairo’s Chinese Muslims
I Am Uyghur and I Will Protest
June 08, 2017
I Am Uyghur and I Will Protest
One member of the Uyghur diaspora explains why Uyghurs abroad raise their banners outside Chinese embassies.
I Am Uyghur and I Will Protest
China’s Xinjiang Crackdown Continues
March 31, 2017
China’s Xinjiang Crackdown Continues
Even while Beijing pursues economic openness in the province, it's turning Xinjiang into a security state.
China’s Xinjiang Crackdown Continues
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?
Remembering the Ghulja Incident: 20th Anniversary of ‘Uyghur Tiananmen’ Passes With Little Notice
March 02, 2017
Remembering the Ghulja Incident: 20th Anniversary of ‘Uyghur Tiananmen’ Passes With Little Notice
20 years on, the Ghulja Incident has largely disappeared from public imagination.
Remembering the Ghulja Incident: 20th Anniversary of ‘Uyghur Tiananmen’ Passes With Little Notice
China’s Latest Crackdown Is Not Its Worst
September 08, 2016
China’s Latest Crackdown Is Not Its Worst
The crackdown on rights defenders pales in comparisons to long term oppression of religious and ethnic minorities.
China’s Latest Crackdown Is Not Its Worst
Official: Indonesia Working With China to Investigate Uyghur Terrorist Suspect
January 07, 2016
Official: Indonesia Working With China to Investigate Uyghur Terrorist Suspect
The news from Indonesia is the latest sign that Uyghur extremists may be moving abroad.
Official: Indonesia Working With China to Investigate Uyghur Terrorist Suspect
China's Own 'Double Standard' on Terrorism
November 23, 2015
China's Own 'Double Standard' on Terrorism
China continues to lump terrorist groups and peaceful activists together -- and to censor media coverage of both.
China's Own 'Double Standard' on Terrorism
Xi's US Trip: A Chance to Stand up for Uyghur Rights
September 24, 2015
Xi's US Trip: A Chance to Stand up for Uyghur Rights
Xi Jinping's trip to the U.S. and address to the UN provide an opportunity to highlight abuses of Uyghur human rights.
Xi's US Trip: A Chance to Stand up for Uyghur Rights
Beijing's Xinjiang Policy: Striking Too Hard?
January 23, 2015
Beijing's Xinjiang Policy: Striking Too Hard?
What the data reveals about the ongoing insurgency in Xinjiang.
Beijing's Xinjiang Policy: Striking Too Hard?
Sinophilia and Sinophobia in Afghanistan
December 10, 2014
Sinophilia and Sinophobia in Afghanistan
To win over Afghans, China will need to see their country as more than just a security buffer.
Sinophilia and Sinophobia in Afghanistan
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
October 22, 2014
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
Al-Qaeda has joined the Islamic State in calling for jihad against China for its Uyghur policies.
Al-Qaeda Declares War on China, Too
China and the ISIS Threat
September 26, 2014
China and the ISIS Threat
Already grappling with a home-grown terrorism problem, should Beijing fear the Islamic State?
China and the ISIS Threat
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