The president of the World Uighur Congress calls on China's government to end policies of repression against Uighurs in Western China.
Is China set to displace the US as the new global superpower?
China takes a page from its "stop the Lama" playbook as it tries to prevent lobbying by Uighur nationalist.
The terrorist group has reportedly vowed to attack Chinese in North Africa to avenge the deaths of Muslim Uighurs in China's Xinjiang Province.
The Monitor spoke with the exiled mother figure for China's Uighurs about the deadly riots, independence, and China's use of the label of 'terrorist.'
Rebiya Kadeer is a petite, successful businesswoman, who now lives in exile in Virgina.
The violence brings into question China's hard-line policy against Uighur ethnic minority.