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Oct 11, 2005

The Xinjiang-Lanzhou oil pipeline has in the main been completed, according to an announcement by the China Petroleum and Natural Gas Pipeline Bureau that undertook the project.

Oct 7, 2005

Rebiya Kadeer, a prisoner of conscience in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, also known as East Turkistan, in China, also has a chance of bringing the prize home for women. She is a prominent symbol of the Uyghurs' struggle for basic human rights.

Oct 6, 2005

APPEAL FOR THE RELEASE OF UNJUSTLY JAILED UYGHUR PRISONERS AND ABOLITION OF DRAFT ANTI-TERRORISM LAW

Oct 6, 2005

As part of an unofficial alternative program to the Amsterdam China Festival that began on 1 October in Amsterdam, Amnesty International and other organizations hosted a panel discussion on October 5 on "China: The Next Generation - Forgotten minorities" with Rebiya

Oct 2, 2005

They came 50 years ago to settle Xinjiang, a mostly Muslim hinterland. Now, the homes they built are being torn down to make way for development

Oct 2, 2005

Anti-Chinese feeling ‘rising’ in Xinjiang

Sep 30, 2005

China's treatment of Uighurs living in its western region of Xinjiang risks turning the area into a "time bomb", an exiled Uighur group has said.

Sep 30, 2005

Activists abroad, who refer to Xinjiang as East Turkistan, said Oct. 1 should be designated a day of mourning.

Sep 30, 2005

The United States has warned American travellers to be vigilant against a terrorist attack in China's restive northwestern region of Xinjiang after Beijing told police there to be prepared for danger.

Sep 30, 2005

A senior Chinese official calls for stepped-up efforts against separatism in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, now marking 50 years under Chinese rule. But a leading Uyghur dissident says any increased dissent reflects widespread dissatisfaction among Uyghur people there.

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