September 2012

Jailed for Helping Students

Fri, 09/28/2012 - 20:59

Ten Uyghurs are serving prison sentences for allegedly working against the state through their charity foundation.

Human Rights Violations against Uyghurs Discussed at 21st Session of the Human Rights Council

Fri, 09/28/2012 - 20:57

In light of the ongoing human rights violations in East Turkestan, the plight of the Uyghurs has been mentioned on several occasions during the 21st Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council.

Turkey's Erdogan slams Russia, China, Iran over Syria

Thu, 09/27/2012 - 22:32

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan lashed out at Russia, China and Iran on Thursday, saying their stance on the crisis in neighboring Syria was allowing a massacre to go on unabated.

Here's What Romney And Obama REALLY Plan To Do About China

Thu, 09/27/2012 - 22:24

With Ohio apparently slipping from Mitt Romney's grasp, the Republican presidential candidate has ramped up his tough talk on China this week in a

Clinton presses China on resolving maritime disputes with Japan, Southeast Asian nations

Thu, 09/27/2012 - 22:21

Clinton presses China on maritime spats

Military conflict 'looms' between China and Japan

Thu, 09/27/2012 - 22:18

War between China and Japan looms, with neither power willing to back down over a disputed chain of islands, expert warns.

Uyghurs Eye Leadership Change

Wed, 09/26/2012 - 00:00

Overseas Uyghurs ponder what Xi Jinping's rise will spell for China's far northwest.

How China’s Mainstream Media Ignored the Anti-Japanese Riots

Wed, 09/26/2012 - 00:00

It’s already entered the annals of China’s brief but rich Internet history: On Sina Weibo, China’s Twitter, posts showing massive anti-Japan protests in China went viral on September 15th and 16th.

China’s first aircraft carrier: Is it any good?

Wed, 09/26/2012 - 00:00

China entered into service Tuesday its first aircraft carrier, a refitted ship purchased from Ukraine. One expert describes it as ‘not cutting edge.’

Obama vs. Romney on China

Tue, 09/25/2012 - 22:45

A formal White House challenge last week against Chinese subsidies that threaten U.S. auto industry jobs is being interpreted as the latest salvo in a contest...