When the government ordered women in her mostly Muslim community to be fitted with contraceptive devices, Qelbinur Sedik pleaded for an exemption. She was nearly…View More In Xinjiang, China Targets Muslim Women in Push to Suppress Births
In one scene, Uyghur women are seen dancing in a rousing Bollywood style face-off with a group of Uyghur men. In another, a Kazakh man…View More China Tries to Counter Xinjiang Backlash With … a Musical?
Nine-year-old Dastan, the son of a Kazakh eagle hunter, rode his pony alongside mine, cantering effortlessly without a saddle and giggling at my attempts to…View More On Horseback Among the Eagle Hunters and Herders of the Mongolian Altai
Tensions sharply worsened from 2009, when Uighurs taking part in ethnic riots killed about 200 Han in Urumqi, the regional capital, after earlier tensions and…View More U.S. Says China’s Repression of Uighurs Is ‘Genocide’