Migrants to China’s West Bask in Prosperity

 

 

 

 

More than 200,000 elderly people over the age of 80 in Xinjiang
People’s Daily Fri, 07 Aug 2009 03:19 AM PDT
Xinjiang is recognized by the international natural medical community as one of five regions in the world known for longevity. Reporters learned from the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Aging Committee that latest statistics show that there are 203,592 elderly people over the age of 80 in Xinjiang, of whom 1,211 are centenarians. Data collected in 1987 shows that at the time there were 865 …
Migrants to China’s West Bask in Prosperity
The Sarasota Herald-Tribune Fri, 07 Aug 2009 02:53 AM PDT
ANDREW JACOBS The former soldiers sent five decades ago to Xinjiang are a stronghold in an area unhappy under Beijing’s rule.
Uighur leader condemns China
News 24 South Africa Fri, 07 Aug 2009 01:47 AM PDT
Exiled Uighur leader Rebiya Kadeer has accused Beijing of “heinous” crimes during last month’s deadly Xinjiang riots.
Xinjiang transfers first batch of migrant workers to China’s interior regions since July 5 riot
People’s Daily Fri, 07 Aug 2009 01:33 AM PDT
On the evening of August 5, 189 young Uyghur women from Jiashi County, Kashgar, boarded a train in Urumqi en route to Zhejiang Province to work. It is the first time that Xinjiang has transferred migrant workers to China’s interior provinces and municipalities since the July 5 riot in Urumqi. An official from the Jiashi County Party Committee said that this was the 23rd batch of migrant workers …
Xinjiang migrant workers head for coastal factories
China Daily Thu, 06 Aug 2009 22:49 PM PDT
The first batch of migrant workers to depart China’s far western Xinjiang region since the July 5 riot in the region’s capital Urumqi, is heading for factories thousands of kilometers away in the eastern province of Zhejiang.
Exiled Uighur leader condemns China at Australia protest
The Times of India Thu, 06 Aug 2009 21:20 PM PDT
MELBOURNE: Exiled Uighur leader Rebiya Kadeer accused Beijing of “heinous” crimes during last month’s deadly Xinjiang riots as she addressed a protest outside Melbourne’s Chinese consulate on Friday.
Uygur workers resume to work in factories outside Xinjiang
China Daily Thu, 06 Aug 2009 21:04 PM PDT
A county government in Xinjiang sent its first batch of ethnic workers to other areas in the country after July 5 riot last month, People’s Daily reported Friday.
Five trapped in northwest China colliery blast
People’s Daily Thu, 06 Aug 2009 19:34 PM PDT
Five miners have been trapped underground after a gas blast Thursday ripped through a colliery in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The accident occurred at 12:30 p.m. in the Futong coal mine in the Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture, as 10 miners were fixing ventilation and water pipes underground. Five of them managed to escape. Rescue work is under way and the cause of the …
Planet Ark
Planet Ark Thu, 06 Aug 2009 16:03 PM PDT
Wind turbines that produce electricity spin at a wind farm in Daban, in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, March 1, 2005. Photo: REUTERS/File
Today from VOA:
Voice of America Thu, 06 Aug 2009 12:01 PM PDT
Tibet’s Spiritual Leader, the Dalai Lama, says that recent unrest in China’s Xinjiang province shows the country’s policies toward ethnic minorities have failed and he reaffirmed his position to seek autonomy for Tibet within the Peoples’ Republic Of China and not to press for separation.

Xinjiang transfers first batch of migrant workers to China’s interior regions since July 5 riot
People’s Daily Fri, 07 Aug 2009 01:13 AM PDT
On the evening of August 5, 189 young Uyghur women from Jiashi County, Kashgar, boarded a train in Urumqi en route to Zhejiang Province to work. It is the first time that Xinjiang has transferred migrant workers to China’s interior provinces and municipalities since the July 5 riot in Urumqi. An official from the Jiashi County Party Committee said that this was the 23rd batch of migrant workers …

The Associated Press

China steps up campaign against exiled Uighur
The Associated Press
consulates and places where they meet should be targeted to kill their men and capture them to exchange them for our prisoners in Eastern Turkistan.
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A Plea To Barack Obama From The Guantanamo Uighurs
Huffington Post
Mr. President Obama, the President of the United States of America, We are the unfortunate people from a country called “East Turkistan,” which was occupied

Controversial Kyrgyzstan Presidential Vote: Islam versus “Modernity”‏
By admin
Central Asia is sometimes referred to as Turkistan. Many text books still refer to this area as Turkistan, which was the name used prior to Stalin’s rule. During pre-Islamic and early Islamic times, Central Asia was a predominantly
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Rethinking Islam: Backgrounder: The Muslim Minority Uighurs in China
By SultanShahin
Turkic rebels in Xinjiang declared independence in October 1933 and created the Islamic Republic of East Turkestan (also known as the Republic of Uighuristan or the First East Turkistan Republic). The following year, the Republic of
Rethinking Islam – http://rethinkingislam-sultanshahin.blogspot.com/
China ‘Responsible’ for Riots in East Turkistan
By BayBak, Azerbaijan
China ‘Responsible’ for Riots in East Turkistan. BayBak, Azerbaijan | Friday, 7th August , 2009 , 07:49 [am] | Azerbaijan . -. Exiled Uyghur dissident Rebiya Kadeer has called on the Chinese government to take responsibility for last
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Rethinking Islam: Backgrounder: The Muslim Minority Uighurs in
By euraktiva786
Rethinking Islam: Backgrounder: The Muslim Minority Uighurs in East Turkistan occupied by China. trkistadn1cdii 1. Introduction. 2. Intermittent Independence. 3. Economic Development. 4. Han Migration. 5. Ethnic Tension
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