Nat. ambassadors demand China's accountability for human rights abuses in Xinjiang

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Fifteen ambassadors to China have sent a letter of concern with a petition to the Chinese Communist party in Xinjiang, in response to international outcry over the brutal ...

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 ...

'Slaughter' author says Chinese used Taipei Mayor Ko's tech to transplant Falun Gong prisoners' organs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Ethan Gutmann, author of the book "The Slaughter: Mass Killings, Organ Harvesting, and China's Secret Solution to Its Dissident Problem," at a press conferen...

Uyghur professor missing for 8 months, likely detained in Beijing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – According to reports a well-known and respected Uyghur professor has gone missing in Beijing. Professor Rahile Dawut, a scholar at Xinjiang University may have bee...

UN panel concerned over Chinese detention of Uyghurs

BERLIN (AP) — A U.N. anti-discrimination committee raised concerns on Friday over China's treatment of the Uyghur Muslim minority, citing reports of mass detentions as it considered Beijing&...

Chinese Muslims must wear GPS tracking devices on trips to Mecca

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Chinese government’s oppression of Muslim ethnic minorities in China was further evidenced this past week by the actions required of the Islamic Association of C...

Taiwan delegation attends US global religious meeting, promotes religious freedom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With the U.S.-hosted “Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom” drawing to a conclusion, the Holy See’s Secretariat of State Paul Gallagher stressed that...

China enforces dress code in Xinjiang by cutting up women's clothing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Photographs out of Xinjiang, China over the past few days have documented how police and Communist cadres in the region are enforcing dress codes imposed on Uyghur women. ...

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 forc...

China's Xi demands action after 3 killed in attack

URUMQI, China (AP) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping demanded "decisive" action against terrorism after a slashing and bomb attack at a Xinjiang train station killed three people and injured 79 while th...

China's Xi demands action after 3 killed in attack

URUMQI, China (AP) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping demanded "decisive" action against terrorism after a slashing and bomb attack at a Xinjiang train station killed three people and injured 79 while th...

Ironically, communists supported Xinjiang independence 70 years ago

Taipei, March 3 (CNA) It may come as a surprise that while Beijing has labeled Sunday's mass killing in the city of Kunming as a terrorist attack by Xinjiang separatists, the Communist Party of Ch...