Religious freedom yet rings in Taiwan: Ken Starr

Bob Fu is an American hero. Having narrowly escaped the atrocities of Tiananmen Square 30 years ago, Bob served time in a Chinese prison, fled to Hong Kong, then was warmly welcomed 20 years ago as a ...

Chinese ambassador denies Xinjiang Muslims banned from fasting during Ramadan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Rumors that China has banned Muslims from northwest China’s Xinjiang Province from fasting during Ramadan were denied in a tweet from the Chinese ambassador to Pakis...

Turkish media prints letter from Taiwan envoy rejecting China's 'One Country, Two Systems'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In another example of Turkey’s growing criticism of China, an influential Turkish magazine covering global political issues has published a letter from the country&r...

Erik Prince post-Blackwater enterprise announces training center in Xinjiang, China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Frontier Services Group (FSG), founded in part by Erik Prince, the man responsible for the mercenary company Blackwater, announced last week that it is preparing to op...

China may be planning Xinjiang-style concentration camps in Ningxia: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – According to recent reports out of China, Xinjiang-style internment camps, which are designed to wipe out local ethnic customs and religious beliefs among the local minori...

Xinjiang and the ‘Chinese Dream’

CANBERRA (East Asia Forum) -- Since ethnic riots broke out in Urumqi in 2009, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has steadily turned Xinjiang into a provincial police state. Uyghurs, Kazakhs and other ...

Netizens outraged by 'gene washing' wedding between Chinese man and Uyghur woman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Netizens have become outraged over a video posted on the Uyghur dissident Facebook group Talk to East Turkestan on Saturday (May 26), which the group claims to show a forced we...