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  1. 1,300 petition Beijing

    Posted Sep 30th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... beaten by Xinjiang police at gun point during Urumqi riots. ...

  2. Keeping region open to media crucial, experts say

    Posted Jul 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivian Wu The decision to allow independent media to stay in Urumqi was correct and it was crucial that Beijing kept Xinjiang open to world media, experts said yesterday. As of last night, ... has reported the Urumqi riots in a balanced way, which would help the world understand the damage caused by the rioters and earn more sympathy and support. 'The presence of foreign media ...

  3. Job security for Urumqi soldiers

    Posted Nov 26th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan More than 150 soldiers who helped quell ethnic unrest in Urumqi in the summer will be rewarded with jobs in the civil service after they leave the army. The People's ... authorities in Urumqi. All 700 soldiers from the local headquarters are to be decommissioned over the winter. Most were sent to quell the bloody unrest that erupted between Uygurs and Han Chinese ...

  4. Paramilitary force in show of strength after Urumqi riots

    Posted Jul 30th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk About 1,100 members of Urumqi's paramilitary force lined up under a sweltering sun on Tuesday as officials vowed to maintain order. The show of strength came as state ... gathered in a square beside the municipal government headquarters for inspection by Urumqi Mayor Jerla Isamudin and Senior Colonel Meng Fanming, commander of the municipal military garrison, China ...

  5. Latest Urumqi unrest weighs on party boss

    Posted Sep 05th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing The latest unrest in Urumqi has turned up the heat on Xinjiang Communist Party boss Wang Lequan, nicknamed 'the stability secretary' because of his ... Urumqi's Communist Party boss, has accused separatist forces of plotting the syringe stabbings to 'stir up ethnic antagonism, overturn social order... and split the Chinese nation'. ...

  6. Concentrate on rights, not development

    Posted Aug 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... after fatal riots in Urumqi in 2009. 'Some people believe the development programme may benefit state-owned enterprises more,' he said. 'Besides, Beijing has not changed its ...



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