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All Posts Tagged With: "Uighur"

Chinese authorities seek to quell new Xinjiang unrest

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Chinese authorities seek to quell new Xinjiang unrest

Chinese authorities are struggling to contain riots by Han Chinese rioters who seek better protection from attacks by Uighurs. Over 500 syringe needle attacks have occurred in the last few weeks.

Posted: September 4, 2009 16:41   Comments: 2
Tune in: Online radio show on Uighur unrest in China

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Tune in: Online radio show on Uighur unrest in China

Worldfocus.org's weekly radio show explores the recent violence involving China's ethnic minority Uighur population. The show also looks at Uighur aspirations of secession, Han Chinese immigration and Chinese nationalism. Enze Han, Andrew James Nathan and Alim Seytoff join the conversation. Listen now.

Posted: July 7, 2009 19:39   Comments: 15
Meat cleavers and steel poles arm China’s ethnic factions

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Meat cleavers and steel poles arm China’s ethnic factions

This week, western China has endured the worst ethnic violence in decades. A Worldfocus contributing blogger explores the roots of the ethnic clashes between the Muslim Uighurs and the Han Chinese.

Posted: July 7, 2009 12:44   Comments: 0
China’s tensions heighten with Muslim population

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China’s tensions heighten with Muslim population

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about escalating tensions between the Chinese government and the autonomous Uighur population.

Posted: October 22, 2008 12:47   Comments: 1

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