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WorldViews: Map: The places where Islamic face veils are banned

(Gene Thorp / The Washington Post) This week, Chinese state media reported that Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region had approved a ban on the wearing of the Islamic burqa in public spaces in the city ofUrumqi. Xinhua News Agency reported that the ... Washington Post, 2 months ago
Map: The places where Islamic face veils are banned Washington Post, 2 months ago

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Beijing says Muslim Uighurs have joined Islamic State group

A delegate, left, from the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region speaks during the Xinjiang delegation group's meeting on the sideline of the National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing Chinese officials said yesterday that ...
 Macau Daily Times2 weeks ago China Says Muslim Uighurs Have Joined Islamic State Group  Irrawaddy2 weeks ago Are Muslim Uighurs fleeing China to join IS militants in Syria and...  New Europe4 weeks ago

Police in China Shoot Dead 6 in Restive Xinjiang

Paramilitary policemen walk past Erdaoqiao Grand Bazaar on Nov. 17, 2013, in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur autonomous region, where 11 people were killed and two injured when a group of people armed with axes and knifes attacked a police station. (Photo: ...
 Irrawaddy2 months ago Chinese police shoot 2 dead near Vietnam border  Turkish Weekly2 months ago Police kill six mobsters in restive Xinjiang province  Malay Mail2 months ago
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Uighur banned from wearing burqas in public in China

Muslims in China's northwesternXinjiangUighur Autonomous Region have been banned from wearingburqas in public places - the latest in a raft of restrictions seen to clamp down on the religious beliefs of the region's Uighur. ...
 World Bulletin2 months ago
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Top China cotton producer resists reforms in restive Xinjiang

Farmers stack cotton at a cotton purchase station in Hami, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous … BEIJING (Reuters) - China's top cotton producer, a quasi-military body formed 60 years ago to settle the far west Xinjiang area, is resisting a government ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago A Long and Perilous Road to Turkey for Uyghur Refugees  China Digital Times1 month ago China Seeks Greater Cooperation from Turkey against Violence in Xinjiang  Latin American Herald Tribune1 month ago China sacks 32 Xinjiang officials engaged in organizing Mecca pilgrimage  Times of India2 months ago

China has just banned the burqa in its biggest Muslim city

Chinese authorities have banned womenin the capital city of Xinjiang—an autonomous western region where Muslims account for almosthalf of the population—from wearing burqas in public, according to a brief article on agovernment-run website, ...
 Quartz2 months ago
Nikkei Asian Review

Xinjiang residents joining IS in Iraq, Syria

04:51 pm Beijing: Residents from China's Xinjiang province have reportedly joined the ranks of the Islamic State (IS), a top official from the Xinjiang Uighur autonomous region confirmed for the first time on Tuesday. Zhang Chunxian, the region's ...
 The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago Top Chinese official admits Xinjiang …  Yahoo! India2 weeks ago China confirms IS influence spreading to Xinjiang  Times of India2 weeks ago Fighting terrorism: Beijing warns of Islamic State influence in Xinjiang  Nikkei Asian Review2 weeks ago

China bans burqa in major Muslim city

Lawmakers in China have reportedly approved a ban on women wearing burqa in public in Xinjinag province, a region with a large Muslim population. The standing committee of the Urumqi parliament in Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region ‘considered and approved’ a regulation that outlawed the wearing of veil in public in the regional capital. Activists have, however, warned that prohibiting the wearing of veils t would further stigmatize the region’s minority ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago China bans wearing of burqas in public in Muslim majority Xinjiang province  Sify2 months ago Burqa ban reaches China  Siasat Daily2 months ago China bans burqa in Muslim region  Arabian Business2 months ago
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Two Uighur women killed by Chinese police

World Bulletin / News Desk The March 5 operation saw police arrest more than a dozen Uighur men when officers swooped on Xiniujiao village, near the capital of Guangdong province, witnesses told the Hong Kong-based Sunday Morning Post. Hours ...
 World Bulletin1 week ago Muslim Uighurs have joined ISIS: Chinese officials  Club of Mozambique2 weeks ago Chinese Muslims are travelling to Syria to fight alongside ISIS, says Beijing  Capital Bay2 weeks ago China arrests 10 Turkish nationals reportedly helping Uighurs flee  Haaretz2 months ago
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Islamic State militants recruit Xinjiang locals, Chinese officials say

Chinese officials say locals from the country's troubled western region of Xinjiang have joined the Islamic State group (IS). Zhang Chunxian, the region's Communist Party chief, said authorities have discovered a group of individuals who were ...
 ABC Radio Australia2 weeks ago
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