Three people are dead and 79 injured in what the Chinese state media calls a ‘violent terrorist attack.’
More than 50 people are detained after they question the shooting death of a Uyghur teenager who ran a red light.
Repeated extensions of his sentence violate 'due process,' rights groups say.
At least 100 people are held briefly in a crackdown that spreads beyond the mosque.
The teenager was shot dead by police after he ran a red light, they say.
News of their arrest follows a deadly gunfight along the Chinese border in Vietnam's Quang Ninh province.
Seven men have been held for 20 months in connection with the murder of a Han Chinese prostitute.
Two pillion riders suffer gunshot wounds in a violent police response.
His former teacher says he was only a bystander in the Urumqi violence.
They suspect local officials of working in collusion with Chinese firms.
Beijing targets even the most peaceful of Uyghur advocates, she says.