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Abudusadike Simayi who is also from Yutian district, Xinjiang illegally crossed China border in 2012. Baitula Aobulikasimu who belongs to Hetian City of Xinjiang illegally left the country in 2014 and was also involved in terrorism. Jumaniyazi Maitikuerban who is from Luopu, Xinjiang left the country in ... secret
Washington University graduate student Elissa Bullion uncovers an ancient skull from a burial plot at the Medieval city of Tashbulak in Uzbekistan. (Photo: Tom Malkowicz/ Washington University). For this study, human bones exhumed at archaeological digs in Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan were ...

But official sources in Bayanday township, Ili Kazakh (in Chinese, Yili Hasake) Autonomous prefecture's Ghulja (Yining) county, recently told RFA's Uyghur Service that some of the detainees from their villages had been pre-emptively targeted for re-education simply because they were younger than ...
Xinjiang Authorities Up Detentions in Uyghur Majority Areas of Ghulja City ... Officials from at least two of the seven villages in Ghulja's Bayanday township, where more than 50 percent of the 33,130 residents are Uyghurs, confirmed to RFA that they had been instructed by higher-level authorities to ramp ...
Members of the Uygur Muslim ethnic group held demonstrations in cities around the world to protest against a sweeping Chinese surveillance and ... China has rolled out one of the world's most aggressive policing programmes in the Uygurs' homeland of Xinjiang, a vast region in the country's northwest.
Police officers on duty in the vicinity of a center believed to be used for re-education in Xinjiang's Korla city, Nov. ... answered a call to the Bayawat township Police station said he wasn't aware of the case and handed the phone to an officer, who hung up when asked which village Naman's family lives in.

This expanded system of surveillance has also been backed not only with force, displayed most overtly through such measures as mass "anti-terrorism" rallies of thousands of security personnel in Xinjiang's major cities, but also, most disturbingly, by mass social coercion not seen since the height of ... China
2 Village in Bayanday township, in Ili Kazakh's Ghulja (Yining) county, recently told RFA's Uyghur Service that "nearly 30" of the township's Uyghur ... however, after we uncovered three to four people [in our village], the rest came forward" from other villages in the township to admit their wrongdoing ...
URUMQI, March 28 (Xinhua) -- The fiber optic network will reach more poverty-stricken villages in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region this year, according to the regional communications administration. Xinjiang received central government funding of 1.07 billion yuan (170 million ...
Xinjiang opened its 20th airport, the Ruoqiang Loulan Airport, on Thursday. Currently, only one air route operates out of the new airport. The new route, also launched Thursday, links Urumqi, the capital of Xinjiang, Korla City and Ruoqiang County and is operated by China Southern Airlines. ...
About 130 kilometers from the nearest town, Akyaz is an important winter grazing place for herders in Zhaosu county, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. Despite being at an altitude of 2,000 meters, the valley has a warmer climate than surrounding areas, and abundant grass and water. It is sometimes ...
Nine years later, Xinjiang has seen the widespread implementation of sophisticated high-tech surveillance and monitoring technology, what BuzzFeed ... most notably the implementation of "convenience police stations," a dense network of street corner, village or neighborhood police stations designed to ...
“Dalai surrogates” in Tibet and Xinjiang “separatists” are among the groups of people targeted by regional governments in China's latest national crackdown on ... The provinces of Henan and Shandong and the Hebei city of Tangshan said “inciting petitions” would be considered an act of organised crime.
Chinese police patrolling as Muslims leave the Id Kah Mosque after morning prayer in the old town of Kashgar in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous ... HRW identified Thermo Fisher Scientific as a supplier of some of the DNA sequencers to the Xinjiang police with and wrote to the company in June and ...
Xinjiang is a volatile region where hundreds of people have been killed in recent years in violence between Uighurs, a mostly Muslim people, and ethnic majority Han Chinese, which ... Whether the use of horsehide skis survives will depend on the younger generation in the remote villages around Khom.
Authorities in Kashgar (in Chinese, Kashi) prefecture, in northwest China's Xinjiang region, are forcing unemployed Uyghur males to attend political ... 1 village because his class administrator had threatened to sentence him to a re-education camp for up to five years if he didn't learn how to recite China's ...
“The CPC Committee in Xinjiang will closely monitor the work of the village-based officials. It has decided to keep 60 percent of them from 2017 and recommended new officials for the groups, making sure that there are at least eight officials for large villages, six for middle-sized ones and five for smaller ...

In an effort to enhance work in extremely poor villages and to alleviate poverty, the Communist Party of China (CPC) Committee in Xinjiang has assigned 76,000 officials and 12,000 working groups to cover every village in the region, the Xinjiang Morning Post reported on Thursday. Those officials started to ...
Last year, as Xi Jinping was crowned China's most powerful leader since Chairman Mao at a politically sensitive congress in Beijing, Xinjiang's re-education centres were “inundated” by detainees, who were forced to endure cramped and squalid conditions, the report said. Just in the city of Kashgar ...
Prior reporting by RFA's Uyghur Service found that as arrests in Xinjiang increased around the sensitive 19th Communist Party Congress in Beijing in October, the region's re-education camps have been inundated by detainees, who are forced to endure cramped and squalid conditions in the facilities.
Authorities in Kashgar (in Chinese, Kashi), in northwest China's Xinjiang region, have launched an anti-religion propaganda drive through local police stations, ... It was not immediately clear which level of government had initiated the campaign or how it was being carried out in Xinjiang, where Uyghurs ...
A Uighur village party chief was demoted for not smoking, on grounds that this failing displayed an insufficient “commitment to secularization.” Officials in the city of Kashgar, in southwest Xinjiang, recently jailed several prominent Uighur businessmen for not praying enough at a funeral — a sign of ...
Li Yuanmin(2nd L) talks with young people, in Gaimai Village of Yining County, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Nov. 21, 2017. Li Yuanmin, a delegate to the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), served as village secretary of the party. She has put great ...
But the latest report in the peer-reviewed US journal Science is based on the biggest collection to date - 215 fossilised eggs that were found in a 10-foot (three-meter) long sandstone block in northwestern China's Hami City, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. "Since these are extremely fragile fossils, we ...
On Thursday, a Xinjiang high court ruled that earlier judgments made against Zhou were based on insufficient evidence, clearing the 47-year-old man who spent 15 of those ... Zhou was arrested in 1997 following a string of sexual assaults and attacks that had terrorized women in the city of Yining for years.
Starting in 1991, dozens of cases were reported in Yining, a city in Xinjiang close to the border with Kazakhstan, in which girls and women were attacked in their sleep. The offender would break into their house or dormitory, cut open their underwear, and stab them in the genital area. In 1997, Zhou was ...
The report from Ili on sweeping detentions of ethnic minority Kazakhs comes after months reports that Chinese authorities in Xinjiang are continuing to detain large numbers of Uyghurs in "political study centers" similar to prison camps.The campaign is thought to be the brain child of Xinjiang Communist ...
Aerial photo taken on Nov. 7, 2017 shows the scenery of city area in Kashgar, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
The city of Weimar announced on June 30 [2017] that, in compliance ... out bluntly about China's draconian, unproductive policies in Xinjiang.
Authorities in northwest China's Xinjiang province have sentenced a ... 4 village, in Yengisar, for the incident between February and June this year, she ... (in Chinese, Yili Hasake) Autonomous Prefecture's Ghulja (Yining) city.
Authorities in northwest China's Xinjiang region are using an updated ... But Communist Party secretaries in villages in Xinjiang's Hotan (in Chinese, ... have a list of 75,” a village secretary from Hotan city's Ilchi township said, ...
A document urging Xinjiang residents to turn in 'two-faced' Uyghur ... set up to encourage informants in major cities, while a public announcement issued in mid-October in Xinjiang's Bortala city urges readers to identify cadres and other ... Village 'Too Frightened to Talk' After Kazakh Man Dies in Chinese ...
Authorities in northwest China's Xinjiang region are including the elderly among ... Bayinguoleng Menggu) Autonomous Prefecture's Korla (Kuerle) city, ... A Uyghur officer at the Shaptul village police station in Kashgar (Kashi) ...
Excavation in Xinjiang reveals prosperity of Silk Road ... The city, known as Dalt and believed to have been built in Song (960-1279) or ... They found porcelain from China's inland cities, shells from the coastal areas, and lapis ...
A maritime “road” links coastal Chinese cities via a series of ports to Africa and the .... But Xinjiang is also China's most volatile region, prone to periodic ... At the city's central bazaar, soldiers stand next to armored cars with bayonets ... must secure official permission just to travel to neighboring villages.
700 China-Europe freight trains to depart Xinjiang in 2017 ... Over 500 China-Europe freight trains have already headed westwards from the city this year, ... been made between Chinese and European cities since the start of ...
A Uyghur worker at a regional orphanage in southern Xinjiang, who ... county, in Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture, and Korla (Kuerle) city, ...
KASHGAR, China — This is a city where growing a beard can get you ... Driving or taking a bus to a neighboring town, you'd hit checkpoints where ... in touch with her grandmother, who lives in a small Xinjiang village, had ...
Officials from villages in Hotan, in southern Xinjiang, told Radio Free ... 2 village in Hotan told RFA that his police force was told to detain 40 ...
Last week, Uyghurs in Xinjiang's Hotan (in Chinese, Hetian) city, said ... seek hotel rooms in major Chinese cities during periods of high alert, ...
Authorities in a county of northwest China's Xinjiang region that is largely ... Officials from two villages in Hotan (in Chinese, Hetian) prefecture's Qaraqash ... 1 Village, in Qaraqash's Aqsaray township, confirmed the directive, but ... and Korla (Kuerle) city, in neighboring Bayin'gholin Mongol (Bayinguoleng ...
Small tourist towns and the Xinjiang countryside were major destinations for tourists during the holiday from Oct. 1 to 8, according to the ...
Situated about 100 kilometres from Karamay city, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, Karamay Yardang Ghost Town is a ...
Uyghur men pray on mats outside a mosque in Xinjiang's Kashgar prefecture, ... A cadre from Qara Yulghun village told RFA that 657 residents ...
Re-education camps in two counties in northwest China's Xinjiang region, ... and Korla (Kuerle) city, in neighboring Bayin'gholin Mongol (Bayinguoleng ... he and several of his fellow residents from Yengitam village overheard ... told RFA that the municipality houses three re-education camps with at least ...
Chinese authorities in the northwestern region of Xinjiang have ordered ... "Officials at village, township and county level are confiscating all ...
An official notice from June 5, 2017 from a village in Xinjiang's Hotan ... camp lying between the border of Aktu and the city of Kashgar (Kashi). ... them were released and returned to their villages and arranged political training ...
DUISBURG - The city of Duisburg, Germany's biggest inland port, is on one end of the Chongqing-Xinjiang-Europe rail line, which opened in 2011 from the ... and more trains operated by the China Railway Express (CRE) from Zhengzhou, Wuhan, Suzhou, Yiwu and other Chinese cities are arriving here.
The old town of Kashgar, in the far western Xinjiang province, China, on June 27, 2017. Kashgar has long been considered the cultural heart of Xinjiang for the province's nearly 10 million Muslim Uighurs. At an historic crossroads linking China to Asia, the Middle East, and Europe, the city has changed ...
Residents in Aksu, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, ... As part of a local tourism festival, the city held an ancient handicraft exhibition, ... Villagers in Yaprak, a small village in Hotan, are exploring ways to eliminate ... He said in the future they will work with neighboring villages and ...


 

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