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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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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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