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

Uighur

'China is after us': Uighurs in Pakistan report intimidation

Members of Uighur Muslim community say Islamabad is not fighting for their rights as it keeps close ties with China.

'China is after us': Uighurs in Pakistan report intimidation

China

China says UN welcome to visit Xinjiang, with conditions

UN human rights chief is seeking access to Xinjiang to verify reports of mass internment of Muslim minorities.

China says UN welcome to visit Xinjiang, with conditions

China

China passes law to 'Sinicize' Islam: report

New decree seeks to 'guide Islam', as crackdown against Muslims and Islamic symbols continues.

UpFront

Uighur refugee: I'm not very optimistic

Ilshat Hassan speaks about China's internment of Uighurs and the international community's response.

Uighur refugee: I'm not very optimistic

UpFront

Has the world abandoned the Uighur Muslims?

We speak to a Uighur refugee, and debate if data theft, interference and illegal spending tainted the Brexit referendum.

Has the world abandoned the Uighur Muslims?

Uighur

Uninvited guests keep watch for China inside Uighur homes

More than a million local government workers have been deployed to ethnic minorities' homes to monitor their behaviour.

Uninvited guests keep watch for China inside Uighur homes

Opinion

For China, Islam is a 'mental illness' that needs to be 'cured'

China's relentless campaign to erase the identity of the Uighurs continues, as the world remains silent.

Khaled A Beydoun

by Khaled A Beydoun

Khaled A Beydoun

Asia Pacific

Missing photographer likely arrested in Xinjiang, says wife

Lu Guang's wife says award winning photographer went missing while visiting Xinjiang and appeals for his safe return.

Missing photographer likely arrested in Xinjiang, says wife

China

China vows retaliation if US imposes sanctions over Xinjiang

China's ambassador to the US says Xinjiang camps to 're-educate terrorists' and China being held to 'double standards'.

China vows retaliation if US imposes sanctions over Xinjiang

China

Academics condemn China over Xinjiang camps, urge sanctions

278 scholars from dozens of countries sign letter on Xinjiang, as Uighur woman details torture in the remote region.

Academics condemn China over Xinjiang camps, urge sanctions

China

Chinese city urges those 'poisoned by extremism' to surrender

Authorities in Xinjiang's Hami city say those who turn themselves in and confess to 'crimes' will be treated leniently.

Chinese city urges those 'poisoned by extremism' to surrender

China

US legislators to urge China sanctions over Xinjiang crackdown

Proposed bill will urge Trump to condemn crackdown on Uighurs, press for ban on sale of surveillance technology.

US legislators to urge China sanctions over Xinjiang crackdown

Uighur

Uighurs marking 'independence day' call for international help

Activists want the US and Muslim countries to apply pressure on China to end its persecution of Turkic Muslim minority.

Uighurs marking 'independence day' call for international help

China

Chinese FM: Ignore 'gossip' over Uighur detention camps

Foreign minister says Xinjiang camps needed to fight 'terrorism' as western nations seek clarification on Uighur camps.

China top diplomat: Ignore 'gossip' over Uighur detention camps