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Terror, Uighurs, National flags, China mosques

Why China has asked all mosques to raise national flag ‘to promote patriotism’

Such a decision coming in the thick of Ramzan assumes special significance for the Islamic minority, the Uighurs.

POLITICS

 |  Beijing Diary  |  3-minute read
Pakistan, Uighurs, Xinjiang, Islam

How China is waging war against Muslims

Beijing has launched an all-out assault on what it calls separatism.

POLITICS

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Muslims, China, Uighurs

We need to condemn China's excesses on minority Uighurs

The new restrictions include forbidding Muslims from keeping long beards, wearing veils in public places and refusing to watch state television.