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

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

Asia Pacific

China human rights record in spotlight at UN review

Mass detention of ethnic Uighurs in Xinjiang and crackdown on civil liberties among the issues in Geneva meeting.

China human rights record in spotlight at UN review

Reporter's Notebook

China's Xinjiang surveillance 'all pervasive'

The sinister, surreal and absurd for journalists who want to report on what's happening in China's far western region of Xinjiang.

China

Muslim minorities 'mass disappearance' in western China

Academic analysis of China's budget shows major jump in funding for security-related construction in Xinjiang region.

China security spending surges in Xinjiang despite camp denials

Uighur

China defends internment camps for Uighur Muslims

Official says China is averting 'terrorism' through 'vocational education' amid outcry over mass internment of Muslims.

China defends internment camps for Uighur Muslims

Asia Pacific

Out of Xinjiang: Muslim Uighurs recount China crackdown

Testimonies by Muslim Uighurs who escaped Xinjiang confirm reports of 'systematic campaign of human rights violations'.

Escape from Xinjiang: Muslim Uighurs speak of China persecution

China

Chinese Muslims protest against mosque demolition plan

Rare demonstration by Hui minority group comes amid broad government crackdown on religious practice.

Chinese Muslims protest against planned mosque demolition

Asia

China bans 'abnormal' beards, veils in Xinjiang

Beijing says new rules are necessary to fight 'extremism' but rights groups have called similar restrictions repressive.

China Uighurs: Ban on long beards, veils in Xinjiang

Asia Pacific

China's Communist Party hardens rhetoric on Islam

Regional Chinese officials make repeated warnings about threat of religious 'extremism' during meeting in Beijing.

China's Communist Party hardens rhetoric on Islam

Uighur

For Uighur exiles, Kashmir is heaven

A second and third generation of Uighurs far removed from their Chinese homeland find home in Jammu and Kashmir.

For Uighur exiles, Kashmir is heaven

China

China orders Xinjiang residents to hand in passports

Order targets region with 10 million-strong Muslim Uighur minority, who frequently complain of religious discrimination.

China: Xinjiang residents told to turn in passports

Interactive

Interactive: China's Uighur unrest

Ethnic violence has wracked China's restive Xinjiang region, leading to a tight government clampdown.

Interactive: China's Uighur unrest

China

China vows to bring 'modern civilisation' to Xinjiang

Military commander in mainly Muslim region says army must develop economy in area and discourage "religious extremism".

China vows to bring 'modern civilisation' to Xinjiang

Xinjiang

China executes Uighurs convicted of mass stabbing

The three men were accused of taking part in attack that killed 31 people at train station in Kunming last year.

China executes Uighurs convicted of mass stabbing