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Sauytbay Trial Ends in Kazakhstan With Surprising Release
August 01, 2018
Sauytbay Trial Ends in Kazakhstan With Surprising Release
Sayragul Sauytbay, an ethnic Kazakh Chinese national, was released on a suspended sentence and will not be deported to China.
Sauytbay Trial Ends in Kazakhstan With Surprising Release
How China Can Make the Most of Its Solar Energy Boom
June 30, 2018
How China Can Make the Most of Its Solar Energy Boom
China's solar industry has made great strides, but national priorities continue to be undermined by local realities.
How China Can Make the Most of Its Solar Energy Boom
Carefully, Kazakhstan Confronts China About Kazakhs in Xinjiang Re-Education Camps
June 14, 2018
Carefully, Kazakhstan Confronts China About Kazakhs in Xinjiang Re-Education Camps
Astana can't afford to push Beijing too hard, even on behalf of its own citizens detained in Xinjiang re-education camps.
Carefully, Kazakhstan Confronts China About Kazakhs in Xinjiang Re-Education Camps
Uyghurs: Victims of 21st Century Concentration Camps
May 18, 2018
Uyghurs: Victims of 21st Century Concentration Camps
More than a million Uyghurs are believed to be in Chinese “re-education centers.”
Uyghurs: Victims of 21st Century Concentration Camps
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
China Pressuring Pakistan on Terrorism?
September 17, 2017
China Pressuring Pakistan on Terrorism?
Is China's tone on Pakistan starting to change?
China Pressuring Pakistan on Terrorism?
12 Regions of China: Xinjiang
July 29, 2017
12 Regions of China: Xinjiang
China's 'new frontier' is home to the largely Muslim Uyghur ethnic group.
12 Regions of China: Xinjiang
India and Pakistan Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization At Last. So What?
June 15, 2017
India and Pakistan Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization At Last. So What?
What are the costs and benefits of having India and Pakistan in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization?
India and Pakistan Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization At Last. So What?
Problematic Privilege in Xinjiang
June 05, 2017
Problematic Privilege in Xinjiang
Xinjiang's removal of the added points policy for university entrance is not all bad news for its ethnic minorities.
Problematic Privilege in Xinjiang
When in China, Do as Chinese Do: The Unfortunate Case of Professor Ilham Tohti
October 05, 2016
When in China, Do as Chinese Do: The Unfortunate Case of Professor Ilham Tohti
Coercing the Chinese regime into accepting Western values and principles is ineffective.
When in China, Do as Chinese Do: The Unfortunate Case of Professor Ilham Tohti
Western Journalistic Confirmation Bias: Reporting on Kashgar’s Old Town Renewal Project
September 19, 2016
Western Journalistic Confirmation Bias: Reporting on Kashgar’s Old Town Renewal Project
Western journalists’ analysis of massive works transforming Kashgar Old Town have been distorted by confirmation bias.
Western Journalistic Confirmation Bias: Reporting on Kashgar’s Old Town Renewal Project
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
China’s Halal Constitution
May 27, 2016
China’s Halal Constitution
“Islamic” legislation stirs debate as the PRC engages the Muslim world.
China’s Halal Constitution
US Planning First Arms Sale to Taiwan in 4 Years
November 27, 2015
US Planning First Arms Sale to Taiwan in 4 Years
Plus, China vs. ISIS, Chabahar port, and the "Shadow Cold War." Friday links.
US Planning First Arms Sale to Taiwan in 4 Years
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
Top Chinese Military Official Seeks More Co-op With Russia
November 21, 2015
Top Chinese Military Official Seeks More Co-op With Russia
Plus, a manhunt in Xinjiang, the China-Nepal-India triangle, and sex ed in China. Friday China links.
Top Chinese Military Official Seeks More Co-op With Russia
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