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Nov 29, 2018

The Silk Road Economic Belt—the overland component of Xi Jinping’s signature Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)—promises to bind China to Central Asia and beyond through a new infrastructural network.

Nov 29, 2018

China's treatment of its religious minorities, particularly the Uighurs in far-western Xinjiang province, was thrust into the limelight after a Uighur woman detailed the abuse she said she suffered in an internment camp.

Nov 29, 2018

The Central Asian country is tied to China by a multitude of trade and ethnic links.

Haji Mirzahid Kerimi in an undated photo. Photo courtesy of an RFA listener
Nov 28, 2018

Haji Mirzahid Kerimi was sentenced to 11 years, despite a serious health condition.

 Sultan Hiwilla at his restaurant in western Sydney. Photograph: Bob Barker
Nov 28, 2018

Australian permanent residents have disappeared into China’s internment camps and others are being made to report to Chinese authorities from Sydney

Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai speaks at the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the United States of America during a Chinese New Year celebration reception in Washington D.C., the United States, on Feb. 13, 2018. (Xinhua/Yang Chenglin)
Nov 28, 2018

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

Nov 28, 2018

Forcing Muslim minority to become loyal supporters of the Chinese Communist Party is more than a misstep

Holy Quran collected from Uyghur families at a burning place
Nov 28, 2018

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

Nov 28, 2018

Much of the world has turned a blind eye to Beijing’s abuses. Washington cannot remain silent in the face of an elaborate campaign of repression and religious discrimination.

High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini
Nov 28, 2018

Under President Xi Jinping, Muslims in China are seeing their freedoms shrink dramatically. Experts and activists say that as he consolidates power, Xi is waging the most severe systematic suppression of religious minorities in the country since religious freedom was written into the Chinese constitution in 1982.

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