Topic: Wang Lequan
The president of the World Uighur Congress calls on China's government to end policies of repression against Uighurs in Western China.
05/21/2010 11:13 am
Seeking to tamp down ethnic tensions between Han Chinese and Uighurs in Urumqi, China says rumor spreading will result in jail and needle attacks could be punishable by death.
09/07/2009 01:00 am
Hundreds of Han Chinese took to the streets in Urumqi Thursday over reports on needle attacks. The protests come just two months after ethnic violence shut down the city.
09/03/2009 01:00 am
Police established a curfew Tuesday, as 20,000 security forces roamed the streets. Internet connections have also been cut to prevent the violence from 'spreading.'
07/07/2009 01:00 am
Security experts question whether claims about Friday's domestic airliner incident amount to state propaganda to bolster a pre-Olympics crackdown.
03/11/2008 01:00 am