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Trial of Uighur scholar resumes in China
Prominent academic Ilham Tohti faces 10 years to life in prison on charges rights activists dismiss as arbitrary.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 11:59 GMT
Prominent Uighur scholar denies China charges
Ilham Tohti, an economics professor in Beijing, is charged with promoting independence for Muslim Uighurs.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 15:28 GMT
China stabbing suspects sentenced to death
Three men sentenced to death and one woman to life in prison for Kunming train station attack that killed 31 people.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 16:41 GMT
Uighur exiles confirm deaths in China clash
At least 100 people killed or wounded in Xinjiang, World Uyghur Congress says, in the region's latest violent incident.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2014 08:23 GMT
China bans Ramadan fasting in Muslim province
Students and civil servants in the northwestern Xinjiang province have been ordered to not observe traditional fasting.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 09:11 GMT
China jails 113 in Xinjiang for terrorism
Mass sentencing comes after Beijing vowed to crack down on separatist groups blamed for a series of attacks.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2014 08:10 GMT
Chinese police kill 'terrorists' in Xinjiang
Authorities say six 'terrorists' shot dead while another six died from self-ignited blasts, according to state media.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2014 04:20 GMT
Deadly knife attack reported in China
Authorities say incident at a market left at least 20 people dead in Xinjiang, home to mainly Muslim Uighur minority.
Last updated: 29 Feb 2012 14:48 GMT
Deadly attack on police in western China
Chinese state media say at least four died during a mob attack of a police station in Xinjiang province.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2011 12:00 GMT
China 'arrests Xinjiang plotters'
"Hardcore terrorists" planned attacks during last year's unrest, officials say.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2010 11:43 GMT
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