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Chinese Police Kill 17 in Xinjiang Ethnic and Religious Violence

Police shoot dead nine “suspects” and four civilians following axe and knife attack in the violence-hit region of Xinjiang

Police in Xinjiang province held a knife amnesty in January Photo: Rex Features… 451 more words

Can the Jummas of Bangladesh speak?

Hana Shams Ahmed

Decisions taken by the government about the Chittagong Hill Tracts can at best be described as doublespeak. While the actual sentiments of the government indicates an urgency for increased securitisation, surveillance, discrimination and suspicion of the Jummas, the background and context provided for taking the decisions speak of maintaining “the law and order situation” and upholding “peace.” 941 more words


Islamic State executes three of its Chinese militants: China paper

(Reuters) – The Islamic State has killed three Chinese militants who joined its ranks in Syria and Iraq and later attempted to flee, a Chinese state-run newspaper said, the latest account of fighters from China embroiled in the Middle East conflict. 369 more words