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china bans list of islamic names in restive xinjiang region


authorities in china's xinjiang region are prohibiting parents from giving children some islamic names in the latest move to control various aspects of life in the ethnic uighur minority heartland.






china bans list of islamic names in restive xinjiang region


authorities in china's xinjiang region are prohibiting parents from giving children some islamic names in the latest effort to dilute the influence of religion on life in the ethnic uighur minority heartland.






china bans list of islamic names in restive xinjiang region


beijing (ap) — authorities in china’s xinjiang region are prohibiting parents from giving children some islamic names in the latest effort to dilute the influence of religion on life in the ethnic uighur minority heartland. “muhammad,” ”jihad” and “islam” are among at least 29 names now banned in the heavily muslim region, according to a […]






china bans list of islamic names in restive xinjiang region


beijing (ap) — authorities in china’s xinjiang region are prohibiting parents from giving children some islamic names in the latest move to control various aspects of life in the ethnic uighur minority heartland. government directives distributed by overseas uighur activists show that “muhammad,” ”jihad,” and “islam” are on a list of at least 29 names […]






restive chinese region offers rewards to recruit more police


beijing (ap) — authorities in china’s western region of xinjiang are offering high salaries and other benefits to recruit police in the restive area, which has seen bloody attacks blamed on separatists. a notice tuesday on the website of the government of kashgar city in xinjiang said 3,000 male officers are being offered monthly salaries […]






restive chinese region offers rewards to recruit more police


authorities in china's western region of xinjiang are offering high salaries and other benefits to recruit police in the restive area, which has seen bloody attacks blamed on separatists.






restive chinese region offers rewards to recruit more police


authorities in china's western region of xinjiang are offering high salaries and other benefits to recruit police in the restive area, which has experienced bloody attacks blamed on ethnic separatists.






china punishes official for not daring to smoke near muslims


a local government in china's restive xinjiang region has punished an official for not smoking in front of muslim elders, seeing that as a sign he was insufficiently committed to the region's fight against religious extremism.






china bans ‘muhammad,’ ‘jihad’ as baby names in muslim region


officials described the ban, introduced this month, as part of an effort to “curb religious fervor” in the western region of xinjiang, home to more than 10 million uighurs, a mostly muslim minority group.






china punishes official for not daring to smoke near muslims


authorities in china's restive xinjiang region have punished a local official for declining to smoke in front of muslim elders, seeing that as a sign he was insufficiently committed to the region's fight against religious extremism, according to a government report and state media tuesday.






8 dead after knife attack in china's western xinjiang region


authorities in china's far western xinjiang region say eight people were killed, including three assailants, in the latest outbreak of violence in the volatile region.






8 dead after knife attack in china’s western xinjiang region


beijing (ap) — authorities in china’s far western xinjiang region say eight people were killed, including three assailants, in the latest outbreak of violence in the volatile region. according to a statement posted on the local government’s website, the attack occurred tuesday evening in pishan county in southern xinjiang, home to china’s ethnic uighur minority. […]






8 dead after knife attack in china’s western xinjiang region


beijing (ap) — eight people were killed in china’s far western xinjiang region, including three knife-wielding assailants, in the latest outbreak of violence in the volatile territory, authorities said wednesday. according to a statement posted on the local government’s website, the attack occurred tuesday evening in pishan county in southern xinjiang, home to china’s uighur […]






china punishes official for not daring to smoke near muslims


beijing (ap) — a local government in china’s restive xinjiang region has punished an official for not smoking in front of muslim elders, seeing that as a sign he was insufficiently committed to the region’s fight against religious extremism. the state-run global times newspaper reported tuesday that jelil matniyaz, communist party head of a village […]






western china authorities offer big rewards for terror tips


authorities in china's far western xinjiang region are offering rewards of up to $730,000 for terror-related tips as they ramp up security measures in the restive area.






prefecture in china's xinjiang to track cars by satellite


a prefecture in china's far western xinjiang region is requiring all vehicles to install satellite tracking systems as part of stepped-up measures against violent attacks.






china bans 'muhammad' and 'jihad' as baby names in muslim region


beijing – the chinese government, further tightening its grip on muslims in western china, has prohibited parents from choosing names like “muhammad,” “arafat” and “jihad” for their children.






prefecture in china’s xinjiang to track cars by satellite


beijing (ap) — a prefecture in china’s far western xinjiang region is requiring all vehicles to install a real-time gps-like tracking system as part of an anti-terror initiative. traffic police in bayingolin mongol autonomous prefecture announced the regulation on sunday, shortly after thousands of heavily armed police paraded in the xinjiang capital and communist party […]






prefecture in china’s xinjiang to track cars by satellite


beijing (ap) — a prefecture in china’s far western xinjiang region is requiring all vehicles to install satellite tracking systems as part of stepped-up measures against violent attacks. traffic police in bayingolin mongol autonomous prefecture announced the regulation on sunday, shortly after thousands of heavily armed police paraded in the xinjiang capital and ruling communist […]






western china authorities offer big rewards for terror tips


beijing (ap) — authorities in china’s far western xinjiang region are offering rewards of up to $730,000 for terror-related tips as they ramp up security measures in the restive area. a government memo published by state media shows that hotan prefecture, the site of a knife attack this month, has allocated $15 million to “reward […]






chinese troops rumble through xinjiang city in new display


china has staged a fresh display of military might in its western xinjiang region, sending more than 10,000 armed police, columns of armored vehicles and helicopters rumbling through the regional capital.






chinese troops rumble through xinjiang city in new display


beijing (ap) — china has staged a fresh display of military might in its western xinjiang region, sending more than 10,000 armed police, columns of armored vehicles and helicopters rumbling through the regional capital. a government news website published reports and photos of monday’s exercise in the city of urumqi, where the region’s recently installed […]






egypt officials: christian killed in sinai, sixth in a month


egyptian security officials say suspected islamic militants gunned down a coptic christian inside his home in northern sinai, the sixth such killing in a month's time in the restive region.






egypt army says kills 21 islamic extremists in sinai


egyptian forces killed 21 extremists, at least 19 of them in an airstrike, the military said thursday, including three senior figures of the islamic state group's affiliate in the restive sinai peninsula.






egypt christians flee sinai after a spate of attacks


suspected islamic militants gunned down a coptic christian man and stabbed his daughter to death inside his home in northern sinai, the seventh such killing in a month's time in the restive region, officials and a christian priest said friday, prompting hundreds of christians to flee from the area for fear of being targeted next.






does the china-pakistan economic corridor worry india?


the $46bn cpec project connecting xinjiang in china to gwadar in pakistan has raised concerns in india.






pakistan's cabinet green-lights tribal region reform


a 10-year development plan introduced in the restive northwest, including a merger with khyber pakhtunkhwa province.






two killed in bomb blast in thailand's restive south


thailand's southernmost provinces have seen a long-running separatist insurgency in the muslim-dominated region.






china uighurs: ban on long beards, veils in xinjiang


beijing says new rules are necessary to fight 'extremism' but rights groups have called similar restrictions repressive.






chinese communist party officials harden rhetoric on islam


beijing (ap) — china’s ruling communist party is hardening its rhetoric about islam, with top officials making repeated warnings this past week about the specter of global religious extremism seeping into the country. shaerheti ahan, a top political and legal affairs party official in xinjiang, became the latest official from a predominantly muslim region to […]






artificial islands in south china sea nearly complete, allowing china to dominat


the report appears to be the most conclusive indication yet that china is using its island-building project to give teeth to its claim over almost the entire south china sea






administration signals that some entry bans could become permanent


administration signals that some entry bans could become permanent jan. 31, 2017, 1:14 p.m. this is our look at president trump's administration and the rest of washington: homeland security secretary says countries on banned list "may not be taken off anytime soon" supreme court pick coming tonight...






administration signals that some entry bans could become permanent


administration signals that some entry bans could become permanent jan. 31, 2017, 11:16 a.m. this is our look at president trump's administration and the rest of washington: homeland security secretary says countries on banned list "may not be taken off anytime soon" supreme court pick coming tonight...






report: china's man-made s.china sea islands nearly complete


a report from a u.s. think tank says china has nearly completed construction work on three man-made islands in the south china sea, giving it the ability to deploy combat aircraft and other military assets to the disputed region.






report: china's man-made s.china sea islands nearly complete


a report from a u.s. think tank says china has nearly completed construction work on three man-made islands in the south china sea, giving it the ability to deploy combat aircraft and other military assets to the disputed region whenever it wishes.