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The perils of China's Silk Road revival
China aims to put a modern twist on the ancient Silk Road in a move to boost trade with Europe, but obstacles remain.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 11:04 GMT
China executes Tiananmen Square 'attackers'
Eight people accused of being involved in series of attacks in Beijing and restive Xinjiang region put to death.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2014 05:10 GMT
Uighur imam 'murdered after morning prayers'
State media says Jume Tahir, a government-appointed Muslim leader, killed by "religious extremists" in Xinjiang.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2014 19:18 GMT
Chinese Uighurs defy Ramadan ban
The government's attempt to clamp down on religious expression has backfired among Uyghurs.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2014 13:05 GMT
China hands death sentence to two over clash
Three suspects also jailed for involvement in Xinjiang violence which saw 15 people killed in April.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2013 09:21 GMT
China's diversified energy strategy
China is trying to attract investment from the GCC in its rural region in order to diversify their energy-security.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2011 14:35 GMT
Problems in China's Far West
China's policies towards the Uyghurs in Xinjiang may jeopardize its New Silk Road dream.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2011 08:04 GMT
China's Uighur dilemma
The ancient city of Kashgar is under threat as the government brings in the bulldozers.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2009 13:29 GMT
Silk Road city 'under threat'
Exiled Uighur leader critical of plans to demolish parts of Kashgar.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2009 20:15 GMT
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