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Deaths reported in China 'terrorist attack'
State news agency says 15 people, including 11 assailants, killed in Shache district of violence-hit western region.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2014 11:38 GMT
Chinese city bans beards and veils on buses
Wearing of headscarves and niqabs also banned from public buses for security reasons in city in Muslim-majority region.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 20:59 GMT
'Eruption of violence' in China's Xinjiang
Four Uighur suspects killed by police in clashes following twin knife attacks that left 10 civilians dead.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2011 18:10 GMT
The leading Uighur activist and philanthropist shares her stories of yielding persistence and strength.
One on One
Last updated: 10 Oct 2010 09:28 GMT
Xinjiang fighter 'killed by drone'
Leader of Chinese separatist movement reported killed by US missile strike in Pakistan.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2010 09:19 GMT
China dismisses Xinjiang officials
Sacking of Urumqui Communist party chief Li Zhi follows fresh ethnic unrest in region.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2009 17:48 GMT
Tensions high after Urumqi protest
Chinese soldiers and paramilitary police deployed amid simmering ethnic tensions.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2009 08:42 GMT
China to begin Xinjiang riot trials
Trials of 200 suspects accused of involvement in deadly July riots to start this week.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2009 07:18 GMT
China-Australia ties under strain
Chinese minister cancelled summit visit in protest at visa for Uighur activist.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2009 07:31 GMT
Troops patrol riot-hit Urumqi
Chinese troops out in force in effort to restore calm following ethnic clashes
Last updated: 09 Jul 2009 10:21 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
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'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.
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