Fully armed Chinese paramilitary police officers stand guard along a street in Urumqi, May 23, 2014.

Official Death Toll in Xinjiang's Bugur Violence Climbs to 50

Chinese authorities release new casualty figures four days after the violence in Bugur county.

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Uyghur Scholar Gets Life Sentence for ‘Separatism’

Chinese authorities plan to rebuild the ancient Silk Road city of Kashgar to make it earthquake-proof, but a sanctuary of ancient Uyghur architecture and culture could be lost forever.

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