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Xinjiang capital to ban burqas in public: Report
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Ban on wearing burqa in public

BEIJING: Authorities in the capital of the mainly Muslim Uighur homeland of Xinjiang voted to ban the wearing of burqas in public, media said today, as China confronts unrest with tough measures that critics have labelled discriminatory. Hundreds have died in ... Himalayan times, 1 week ago
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Full-face Islamic veil banned in China's Uighur region

22:21 Reuters / Osman Orsal The capital of China's western Xinjiang region home to its Uighur Muslim minority has banned the wearing of veiled Islamic robes in public amid pressure from Beijing to crack down on religious extremism, the ...
 Russia Today1 week ago Xinjiang city to ban Islamic veil  BBC1 week ago
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China says 15 killed in terrorist attack in Xinjiang

Chinese paramilitary police stand guard in Urumqi — the capital of the Muslim Uighur region of Xinjiang BEIJING, Nov 29 Fifteen people have been killed and 14 others wounded in a terrorist attack in China's mostly Muslim Xinjiang region, the ...
 CapitalFM Kenya3 weeks ago 15 killed, 14 wounded as terror rocks Xinjiang again  Gulf Time UAE3 weeks ago Terror attack leaves 15 dead in China's Xinjiang  Kuwait Times3 weeks ago 'Terrorist attack' in Xinjiang takes lives of 15: state media  China Post3 weeks ago

China Uighur Scholar Jailed Over Lecture

A prominent Chinese scholar from the mostly-Muslim Uighur ethnic group was jailed for life because of remarks he made in a university class about the restive Xinjiang region, state-media reported Thursday. Ilham Tohti, a former professor, was handed the ...
 NDTV2 months ago Chinese scholar's separatism conviction upheld  IndiaTV News4 weeks ago China imposes life sentence on Uighur scholar  First Post.com2 months ago Jail term for Uighur professor  The Telegraph2 months ago

China's Urumqi bans Islamic veil, sparking rights concerns

(Ethnic Uighurs and Han Chinese Muslims pray together during Friday prayers at Yang Hang mosque in the city of Urumqi in China's Xinjiang Autonomous Region July 17, 2009. SREUTERS/David Gray) The capital of China's far western Xinjiang has banned ...
 Reuters1 week ago China bans Islamic veil for East Turkestan Muslims  World Bulletin1 week ago China Has a Vested Interest in the Defeat of the Islamic State  Foreign Policy In Focus4 days ago China bans veil for East Turkestan Muslims  World Bulletin1 week ago
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China sentences eight people to death over Xinjiang attacks

A court in China sentences eight people to death for two deadly attacks in the volatile, mostly Muslim, Uighur Xinjiang region that killed more than 40 people. A court in China has sentenced eight people to death for two deadly attacks in the ...
 ABC Radio Australia1 week ago 8 sentenced to death over China attacks  Press TV1 week ago 8 sentenced to die for attacks in China's Xinjiang CCTV  Rappler1 week ago Court sentences eight people to death over China attacks  IRIB World Service1 week ago
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China bans Niqab for Uighur Muslim minority

RNA - According to the official website of the Xinjiang government, the ban was considered and approved by the Urumqi parliament's standing committee. China is becoming increasingly concerned about Islamist extremism, with experts worried that it ...
 Rasa News Agency1 week ago Xinjiang Capital Approves Ban on Muslim Veil  China Digital Times1 week ago
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China sentences Uighur students to jail

A Chinese court has sentenced seven students of a prominent scholar from the country's Muslim Uighur minority to three to eight years in prison over charges of separatism, says a lawyer. Li Fangping said on Tuesday that the court in the regional ...
 Press TV1 week ago Students of Convicted Uighur Scholar Get Jail Sentences  VOA News1 week ago

China Bans Veiled Robes in Xinjiang

URUMQI China has banned the wearing of Islamic veiled robes in public in Urumqi, the capital of the Muslim-majority province of Xinjiang, in the latest crackdown on the rights of the Muslim community. The ban was considered and approved by the ...
 IslamOnline NET1 week ago Muslim veils outlawed in Urumqi, China  UPI1 week ago Veiled robes banned in capital of China's Muslim region  CTV News1 week ago China's Uighur region to ban veiled robes  ACQ Magazine1 week ago

'Just Brainwashing': Uighur Photographer Aims to Change Image of Xinjiang

The remote region of Xinjiang has seen an upturn in ethnic tension in recent years with sporadic outbreaks of violence between Han Chinese and China's mostly Muslim Uighur minority. Xinjiang has seen a string of deadly bombings and knife attacks, ...
 Austin American Statesman6 days ago
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