Chinese authorities face no resistance as they gun down 22 Uyghurs.
Authorities in China's restive region say 22 Uyghurs have been shot dead in an 'anti-terror' raid.
An unofficial rule in Xinjiang’s capital prohibits women tenants from covering their faces.
Chinese authorities accuse them of terrorism and illegal religious activities.
They offer a significant reward for information leading to the arrest of the two men.
Police round up ‘five or six people every day’ they say are connected to stolen weapons.
Locals were angry at him for backing government policies following unrest in Lukchun, Xinjiang.
Some estimate that 300 to 400 have been detained in a police sweep in a Xinjiang village.
Two Uyghur exile groups slam Beijing for opening fire on a Uyghur crowd ahead of Ramadan.
The girl's injuries fueled anger at the police and made the situation worse, local officials say.
Violence dampens the Muslim festival in China's restive Xinjiang region.
The former teacher had been described by friends as being in good health and hopeful about his future.
His father recounts the years of petitioning that have left them bankrupt and emotionally broken.
They find no clues in the pursuit of a construction worker who disappeared during the 2009 Xinjiang riots.
The dispute breaks out while a religious affairs official conducts street patrols.