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China places top energy official, a senior Uighur, under investigation

  BEIJING (Reuters) - The Chinese government placed under investigation for suspected graft on Friday one of the country’s most senior ethnic Uighur officials who...

The UN is calling on China to ‘immediately release’ one million Muslim Uighurs who...

  The United Nations has called on China to end the detention of what it has cited as “tens of thousands to upwards of a...

China’s state media defends Xinjiang Muslim crackdown

  An official Communist Party newspaper said China's campaign of pressure against its Uighur Muslim minority has prevented the Xinjiang region from becoming "China's Syria"...

Police are reportedly cutting too-long dresses off ethnic minority women in the middle of...

  Women in China’s Xinjiang province have reportedly had their long tops and dresses cut by police in a continued campaign targeting ethnic Uighurs. In an...