China to maintain media openness policy after Urumqi Riot

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MCOT – English News By Thai News Agency Sat, 01 Aug 2009 01:06 AM PDT
URUMQI, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) — A top publicity official has said China would maintain its media openness policy after a riot in northwestern Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region last month, noting that it demonstrated the country’s democratic progress and confidence.
China to maintain media openness policy after Urumqi Riot
People’s Daily Fri, 31 Jul 2009 23:12 PM PDT
A top publicity official has said China would maintain its media openness policy after a riot in northwestern Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region last month, noting that it demonstrated the country’s democratic progress and confidence. The State Council Information Office sent an invitation to overseas media on July 6, just one day after the riot that has left 197 people dead and more than 1,600 …
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Bernama Fri, 31 Jul 2009 21:08 PM PDT
URUMQI, Aug 1 (Bernama) — A top publicity official has said China would maintain its media openness policy after a riot in northwestern Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region last month, noting that it demonstrated the country’s democratic progress and confidence, China’s Xinhua news agency reported Saturday.
Eastday-Xinjiang division of Miss Tourism Queen Int’l pageant held in Hami
Eastday.com Fri, 31 Jul 2009 19:56 PM PDT
Contestants present evening dress in the finals of the Xinjiang division of Miss Tourism Queen International pageant in Hami, a city in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, July 31, 2009. The finals of the Xinjiang division of Miss Tourism Queen International pageant ended in Hami Friday night.
Does Japan put itself in China’s place?
China Economic Net Fri, 31 Jul 2009 19:14 PM PDT
A riot occurred in Urumqi, the capital of China’s northwestern Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on July 5. And three and a half weeks later, on July 29, Rebiya Kadeer, a chief instigator unceasingly fanning unrest among her followers, spoke a lot of nonsense in Japan to viciously slander and smear the Chinese government.
China says Xinjiang riot media openness a success
The Star Fri, 31 Jul 2009 09:13 AM PDT
BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s central and regional propaganda offices have concluded that their strategy of media openness following ethnic riots in the far western city of Urumqi was a success, the Xinhua news agency said on Friday.
China Could Use Some Honest Talk About Race
New York Times Fri, 31 Jul 2009 06:46 AM PDT
Recent events in Xinjiang Province show how China awaits its own civil rights moment, and questions posed by the 1968 Kerner Commission would be a good place to start, Howard French writes.
China to Try Suspects Held After Riots
New York Times Fri, 31 Jul 2009 06:46 AM PDT
China will begin trials in the next few weeks for suspects it accuses of playing a role in the deadly riots that shook the Xinjiang region in July, state media reported on Friday.
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