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Uighur apologises for 'holy war' in Xinjiang
Chinese state TV airs confession of one of three men who allegedly used axes to slash mahjong players in Hotan city.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2014 09:25 GMT
Thirteen shot dead after China bomb attack
Police kill 13 in Xinjiang region after blast in security building, government website says.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2014 09:52 GMT
China executes 13 for Xinjiang attacks
Human rights group says it is concerned about lack of due process in the trial of those executed.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2014 18:30 GMT
China sentences nine to death in Xinjiang
Nine among 81 handed sentences for crimes ranging from links to "terrorist organisations" and inciting separatism.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2014 23:42 GMT
Remembering Tiananmen Square: Time to say 'no' to tyranny
The voices to topple the Chinese Communist Party have become louder than ever.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2014 11:36 GMT
Deadly blast hits China's Xinjiang region
At least 31 people killed after two vehicles plough into market and explosives are thrown, state news agency reports.
Last updated: 22 May 2014 14:17 GMT
China hunts Uighur separatist over attacks
Government asks Interpol to arrest Ismail Yusup, suspected of plotting April 30 attack in Xinjiang that killed three.
Last updated: 19 May 2014 05:47 GMT
China makes arrests over train-station attack
Police hold relatives of man accused of deadly knife and bomb attack in Xinjiang region, state-backed newspaper says.
Last updated: 17 May 2014 11:52 GMT
Crackdown ordered after bombing in China
Uighur sources say more than 100 held over stabbing spree and blast in Xinjiang which President Xi just visited.
Last updated: 01 May 2014 09:58 GMT
Deaths in Chinese train station bomb attack
Three people killed and about 80 hurt in blast targeting station in restive Xinjiang which president Xi was visiting.
Last updated: 01 May 2014 08:49 GMT
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