Uighur

China says 13,000 'terrorists' arrested in Xinjiang since 2014

Authorities have adopted a policy that 'strikes the right balance between compassion and severity,' government says.

China says 13,000 'terrorists' arrested in Xinjiang since 2014

Opinion

The jailed folk singer at the front line of the Uighur struggle

Abdurehim Heyit unites Uighurs, intimidates China and makes the world pay attention to our plight only with his music.

Turdi Ghoja

by Turdi Ghoja

Turdi Ghoja

Head to Head

Transcript: Charles Liu on China's economy and human rights

Read the full transcript of our discussion with Charles Liu on the human cost of China's economic boom.

Head to Head

What is the human cost to China's economic miracle?

Mehdi Hasan challenges Charles Liu on China's economic and human rights record.

China

'Pure fabrications': China on Uighur internment camp conditions

Xinjiang governor says Uighur camps will gradually disappear if there comes a time that 'society does not need' them.

'Pure fabrications': China on Uighur internment camp conditions

China

China official says West using Christianity to 'subvert' power

Beijing has tightened restrictions on religions it fears are a challenge to the power of the ruling Communist Party.

China official says West using Christianity to 'subvert' power

United Nations

UN human rights chief calls for release of Saudi activists

In a wide-ranging speech, Michelle Bachelet addresses human rights issues in Venezuela, China and Saudi Arabia.

UN human rights chief calls for release of Saudi activists

China

UN religious freedom expert requests visit to China's Xinjiang

Envoy says he is among several UN experts to have written to China voicing anxiety at programme targeting 'extremism'.

UN religious freedom expert requests visit to China's Xinjiang

China

Turkey urges China to protect religious freedom in Xinjiang

Chinese authorities must respect human rights of Muslims, including freedom of religion, Turkish FM says.

Turkey urges China to protect religious freedom in Xinjiang

Uighur

Muslim Uighurs to China: Release proof kin are alive in Xinjiang

Hashtag #MeTooUyghur prompts posts from around the world with Uighurs holding pictures of missing family members.

Uighur

China rejects Turkey criticism on Uighurs, denies poet's death

Ankara had condemned Beijing's treatment of its Muslim ethnic Uighur minority, calling it a 'shame for humanity'.

China rejects Turkey criticism on Uighurs, denies poet's death

Uighur

Turkey asks China to close Uighur 'concentration camps'

Turkey calls China's treatment of its Muslim ethnic Uighur minority 'a great cause of shame for humanity'.

'Shame for humanity': Turkey urges China to close Uighur camps

Reporter's Notebook

Exposed: China's surveillance of Muslim Uighurs

As China faces increasing criticism over its treatment of its Muslim population, new details emerge about how Beijing spies on Uighurs at home and abroad.

101 East

Uighurs: Nowhere To Call Home

101 East follows Chinese Uighurs as they flee what they call repression and detainment in their homeland.

Opinion

Chinese Islamophobia was made in the West

China is using western counter-terror strategies targeting Muslims as justification for its Uighur concentration camps.

Mobashra Tazamal

by Mobashra Tazamal

Mobashra Tazamal