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China Intensifies Lobbying to Thwart Criticism of Muslim Detentions

China has escalated efforts to repel foreign criticism of its measures targeting Muslims in the restive Xinjiang region, stepping up diplomatic lobbying and public-relations efforts......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 12th, 2019

China Faces Off With Critics of Muslim Detentions

Chinese delegates delivered a defiant defense of its mass detentions of Muslims at a United Nations human-rights panel in Geneva on Tuesday that became a showdown with the U.S. and other critics of the Chinese policy......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 7th, 2018

China Supersizes Internment Camps in Xinjiang Despite Global Criticism

Chinese authorities aggressively expanded the scale of internment camps in Xinjiang this year, even as the government’s program of mass detentions of Muslims in the region started to draw international scrutiny......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 2nd, 2018

After a Year of Stonewalling, China Defends Muslim Detentions

A senior Chinese official offered the government’s fullest defense so far of its mass detention program for Muslims in China’s far west, saying it formed a bulwark for social stability and suggesting the detentions are voluntary......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 16th, 2018

China, Ending Denials, Defends Muslim Detentions as Vital for Stability

A senior Chinese official offered the government’s fullest defense so far of its mass detention program for Muslims in China’s far west, saying it formed a bulwark for social stability and suggesting the detentions are voluntary......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 16th, 2018

Human rights organization says China has 1 million ethnic minorities in "internment camps"

Thomson Reuters The Turkic mostly Muslim Uighur minority in China's Xinjiang region face arbitrary detentions, daily restrictions on religious practice and "forced political indoctrination," Human Rights Watch says. The United Nations.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 10th, 2018

Is The Brother Of Trump"s Education Secretary Helping Build Concentration Camps For Chinese Muslims?

As China's mass incarceration of members of its Uighur Muslim minority in its far-flung Xinjiang province has elicited condemnation from editori.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 11th, 2019

Turkey Calls on China to End Mass Incarceration of Muslim Uighurs

Concern over the fate of a well-regarded Uighur musician in China prompted Turkey to demand that Beijing end its mass incarceration of Turkic Muslims—a rare public rebuke of the forced assimilation campaign from a government in the Muslim world......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 11th, 2019

This man"s family vanished in China"s most oppressed region. Last month he saw his son for the first time in 2 years, in a Chinese propaganda video.

Abdurahman Tohti via Uyghur Bulletin/Twitter China is waging an unprecedented crackdown on the Uighurs, a majority-Muslim ethnic group in the western region of Xinjiang. Authorities are suspected to have detained up .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 5th, 2019

China"s Huawei eyes smartphone supremacy after record 2018 sales

China's Huawei on Thursday said it could become the world's biggest-selling smartphone vendor this year even without the U.S. market and as global scrutiny of the firm intensifies. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 24th, 2019

China"s Huawei eyes smartphone supremacy this year after record 2018 sales

China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] on Thursday said it could become the world's biggest-selling smartphone vendor this year even without the U.S. market and as global scrutiny of the firm intensifies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2019

China Experts Call on Beijing to Release Detained Canadians

More than 100 Western academics and former diplomats urged Beijing to release two Canadians detained last month, warning that the detentions during a diplomatic row with Canada will heighten distrust of China......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 22nd, 2019

Twitter Users in China Face Detention and Threats in New Crackdown

Authorities are using harsh methods to target people posting criticism of the government on a social media platform that is blocked in the country, extending online censorship beyond China’s borders......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 10th, 2019

Exclusive: China"s HNA touts assets for sale as funding crunch intensifies

China's indebted HNA Group met bankers on Tuesday to tout the latest assets that the sprawling conglomerate is putting on the block as it looks to raise funds and stave off an intensifying cash crunch......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2019

China Parades "Re-educated" Uighur Muslims On State TV To Extol Prison Camps

When previously last year the United Nations began scrutinizing claims that China has interned one million of its ethnic Uighur Muslim in "re-education" camps, Beijing stridently denied such charges, but now months after Western media and human rights gro.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 3rd, 2019

China Applies Xinjiang"s Policing Lessons to Other Muslim Areas

China’s aggressive policing of Muslims in its western region of Xinjiang is being replicated in other parts of the country, particularly in areas with other Muslim communities......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 24th, 2018

Canada Takes Tougher Stance With China Over Detentions

Canada called for the immediate release of two citizens detained in China in the aftermath of the arrest in Vancouver of a Huawei Technologies Co. executive, sharpening its tone after walking a cautious line with Beijing......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjDec 22nd, 2018

China blasts US media reports of forced labor in Muslim area

China is striking back at U.S. news media reports about forced labor in its heavily Muslim region of Xinjiang......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 20th, 2018

Canada slams China detentions; foreign minister to press Pompeo

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday said China's detention of two men from Canada was unacceptable and expressed concern the economy could suffer as bilateral relations deteriorate......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 14th, 2018

U.S. voices concern about detention of Canadian in China

The U.S. State Department expressed concern on Tuesday about reports a Canadian citizen has been detained in China following the arrest of Huawei Technologies' [HWT.UL] chief financial officer in Canada, and it urged Beijing to end arbitrary detentions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 11th, 2018

China"s Mass Detentions And Indoctrination Of Muslims Will Backfire Spectacularly

In shocking testimony the State Department informed senators earlier this week that China has detained at least 800,000 Mu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 8th, 2018