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China's War on Islamist

New reports claim that Islamist extremism is moving into inland China.

Perhaps not “widely” known is the fact that Western China is home to millions of Muslim… 650 more words

Chinese Culture

China moves to expand DNA testing in Muslim region

AP | Published — Tuesday 16 May 2017

Uighurs rest near a food stall in Kashgar, Xinjiang province in this Aug. 6, 2008 file photo. (AP) 468 more words

Asia

China is creating a massive "Orwellian" DNA database

In the name of safeguarding its 1.4 billion people, China has been collecting biometric information from millions of people whom it deems potential threats—among them, … 439 more words

The bullies of Urumqi: The extraordinary ways in which China humiliates Muslims | The Economist

CHINESE officials describe the far western province of Xinjiang as a “core area” in the vast swathe of territory covered by the country’s grandiose “Belt and Road Initiative” to boost economic ties with Central Asia and regions beyond. 652 more words

China Alert

Colorful ethnic diversity of China- just imagine!!!

 

China is much more ethnically diverse than you could imagine. In total there are 56 different ethnicities living in China. Not counting foreign expats and students but just citizens of China. 1,673 more words

Culture, Tradition, Customs, Martial Arts, Religion Of China

ISIS, Uighurs, and China

ISIS recently released a video directly threatening China for the first time. The real import, however, is what this could mean for the anti-CCP Uighur movements in Western China, and how China could react.