A new report from Buzzfeed News identifies 268 new purpose-built detention sites across Xinjiang, detected by cross-referencing areas obscured on Baidu Maps’ satellite view with images from sources not subject to Chinese...
by Josh Rudolph | Jul 20, 2017
At Global Voices, Oiwan Lam reports that residents in a district of Urumqi, the capital of the...
by Josh Rudolph | Feb 28, 2017
Following a deadly knife attack in Pishan county, Xinjiang on February 14 and amid an...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 22, 2017
A deadly knife attack in Xinjiang’s Pishan county last week, in which eight people including the...
by Josh Rudolph | Jul 2, 2015
As mounting violence in recent years has led to an ongoing security crackdown in Xinjiang, the...
by Josh Rudolph | May 26, 2015
Since 2012, China has been slowly but steadily increasing diplomatic engagement with Afghanistan—a...
by Josh Rudolph | Jan 12, 2015
Xinjiang government news portal Tianshan Net reported [Chinese] that police shot and killed six...
by Josh Rudolph | Sep 16, 2014
Amid China’s ongoing crackdown on terrorism, which has been focused largely on members of...
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