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China Is Creating A DNA Database Straight Out Of Science Fiction

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, Uyghurs, migrant workers, and college students—as part of national DNA database.

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China is Creating a Massive 'Orwellian' DNA Database

Echo Huang reports: 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, … 271 more words

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China's Communist Party Creates Special Bureau for Xinjiang

The Chinese Communist Party has established a new bureau for Xinjiang within its United Front Work Department to streamline policy coordination and provide strategic regional advice to the country’s leaders. 772 more words

Terrorism and Counterterrorism in China: The Other “War on Terror”

Written by Scott N. Romaniuk & Shih-Yueh Yang.

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) comprehensive counterterrorism law that came into effect at the turn of 2016 brought with it waves of criticism from human rights activists, proponents of fundamental rights and freedoms, and liberal states around the world. 1,912 more words

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Could Great Wall of Iron become New Silk Roadblock?

Taking extreme measures to fight Islamic influences in Xinjiang province could hurt the One Road, One Belt initiative

When the hype surrounding the Trump-Xi summit  1,462 more words

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China’s Self-Defeating Counter-Terrorism Strategy in Xinjiang

Written by Michael Clarke.

The correlation between regime type and the likelihood of terrorism has been a subject of scholarly attention for decades. One major… 1,087 more words

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China’s other Muslims | The Economist

THE faithful are returning from the haj. Waiting for prayers outside the Great Mosque in Tongxin, a remote town in the western province of Ningxia… 1,192 more words

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