Urumqi, China News
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9 hrs ago | CNN
A gang wielding knives and axes attacked civilians, a police station, government offices and smashed vehicles in a restive region of China, the country's state-run Xinhua news agency reported Tuesday, citing local police.
12 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
Armed gang attack a police station in Elixku, Kashgar prefecture, before moving to nearby Huangdi township attacking civilians as they passed Police in Xinjiang shot dead dozens of knife-wielding attackers on Monday morning after they staged assaults on two towns in the westerly Xinjiang region, the official Xinhua news agency said on Tuesday, ... (more)
13 hrs ago | Xinhuanet
" Trapped in a Virtual Cage: Chinese State Repression of Uyghurs Online ," a recent report from the Uyghur Human Rights Project , surveys restrictions on Uyghur-language Internet content to show how "Chinese authorities have exerted effective control over how Uyghurs seek, receive and impart information online."
The businesses of Uygur entrepreneurs in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, especially in traditional Uygur foods, have suffered serious setbacks since the series of terrorist attacks that happened this year, businessmen said, who jointly condemned the violent acts.
Terrorists convicted for a brutal assault last year had watched hours of dangerous online vidoes and listened to audio tracks from the Internet.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 12:44 pm
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