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Apr 12, 2019
Microsoft's AI collaboration with Chinese military university raises questionsMicrosoft Research Asia in Beijing have co-authored at least three papers with scholars affiliated with China's military college
Mar 22, 2019
Former Muslim detainee recalls horror at Chinese 're-education camp', talks about self-criticism sessions, pork mealUN experts say China holds one million Muslims in camps in the heavily policed Xinjiang region where most of the country's ethnic Uyghur, the largest Muslim minority, live
Mar 19, 2019
Amid criticism over detention of Uyghur Muslims, China says around 13,000 ‘terrorists’ have been arrested in XinjiangChina said on Monday it had arrested about 13,000 'terrorists' in a massive crackdown against militants in the volatile Uyghur Muslim-majority Xinjiang region since 2014, denying criticism that Beijing is 'buying' silence of the Muslim world with heavy investments in Pakistan and other Islamic countries.
Mar 15, 2019
China rejects criticism of mass detainment of Muslim minorities in Xinjiang at UN, says it set up 'campuses'China on Friday flatly rejected criticism of mass detainment of Muslim minorities in its restive Xinjiang region.
Mar 14, 2019
Mike Pompeo says China in 'league of its own' on human rights violations, its crackdown on Muslims at 'record level'China is in a 'league of its own' when it comes to human rights violations, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said on Wednesday, while criticising Beijing for human rights violations and deterioration of conditions.
Dec 20, 2018
Pakistan terms outcry over alleged Uighur detention centres in China 'sensationalised' by foreign mediaPakistan on Thursday defended its close ally China against a growing outcry over Muslims who are being detained by Chinese authorities
Dec 06, 2018
US claims 800,000 to 2 million people from religious minorities detained in Chinese internment campsAn estimated 800,000 to 2 million religious minorities are currently being detained in internment camps in China, the Trump Administration has told lawmakers, who have expressed serious concerns over the massive human rights violations there.
Dec 01, 2018
China's Uighur Muslims told to share bed, meals with govt-appointed Han relatives as party infiltrates homes to spy on communityUnder Chinese president Xi Jinping, the Uighur homeland has been blanketed with stifling surveillance, from armed checkpoints on street corners to facial-recognition-equipped CCTV cameras steadily surveying passers-by.
Nov 14, 2018
US lawmakers to introduce legislation urging action over China's crackdown on minority Muslims in Xinjiang regionThe legislation will also ask President Donald Trump to condemn China’s actions in the Xinjiang region, call for a new “special coordinator” of US policy on the issue and press for consideration of a ban on export of US technology that Beijing could use in surveillance and mass detention of ethnic Uighurs, according to a copy of the measure seen by Reuters.
Oct 24, 2018
China will have to abandon Masood Azhar row, seek friendly ties with stable India as power equation in Asia is likely to changeIndia and China are to jointly train Afghan diplomats, and there is a tentative reach out by Uzbekistan to get India involved in railway projects