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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
Chinese Uighurs and Tibetans in the same boat

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Chinese Uighurs and Tibetans in the same boat

Kinsey Wright taught English in Urumqi, the capital of China's Xinjiang region. She writes about her experience watching coverage of early July's Uighur civil unrest while in north India with exiled Tibetans.

Posted: September 2, 2009 12:14   Comments: 9

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