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  1. 'Zealots spare public to boost cause'

    Posted Aug 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... forces rather than ordinary people because the attackers were trying to win legitimacy and draw attention to their cause, an anti-terrorism expert said yesterday. John Harrison, ... as the southern and northern parts within the region, are underlying factors in the discontent among the local people in Xinjiang,' said Li Wei, director of the Anti-terrorism Research Centre ...

  2. Beijing must protect all Chinese from reprisals, experts say

    Posted Jul 14th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Professor Zhang said. Beijing-based anti-terrorism expert Li Wei said that most people who took part in anti-Chinese protests in Turkey, Indonesia and other countries did not really understand what happened in Xinjiang. Mr Li, who is director of the Centre for Anti-terrorism Research at the China Institute of Contemporary International Relations, said: 'It's largely ...

  3. 19 killed in Xinjiang 'terrorist camp' raid

    Posted Jan 09th 2007, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Relations Institute's anti-terrorism research centre, said the discovery of the camp showed that militants were still active despite repeated crackdowns. Friday's raid was the first time ... anti-terror operation along the border of Pakistan and Afghanistan. Uygurs make up 9 million of Xinjiang's 19 million population, and many of them favour greater autonomy for the region. Dilxadi ...

  4. Crackdown on crime ahead of trade show

    Posted Aug 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... anti-terrorism unit to Xinjiang early this month. The People's Daily report said Xinjiang police had mobilised all available manpower to monitor downtown areas around the clock, including squares, ...

  5. Tension remains high after series of attacks in Xinjiang

    Posted Aug 15th 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Minnie Chan

    ... that [radical] East Turkestan groups are behind these attacks.' He did not elaborate. Beijing-based anti-terrorism expert Li Wei said yesterday more attacks would come during the Olympics ...

  6. Defectors urged to return to Xinjiang

    Posted Feb 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Canada to assist the Chinese embassy in negotiating for the return of the defectors. Western human rights groups have criticised the mainland government for using the global anti-terrorism ...

  7. Asean- struggling to find any relevance

    Posted Nov 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is whether governments will put the measures in place to achieve these far-reaching goals- and fast enough to deal with the rising competi- tion. A regional anti-terrorism effort is also ...

  8. Campaign to 'strike hard' at Xinjiang rioters

    Posted Nov 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kristine Kwok Police have stepped up their anti-terrorism clampdown in Xinjiang, launching a 'strike hard' campaign to revive a manhunt for suspects involved in deadly rioting in July. Authorities in the Muslim-populated region said they hoped the campaign, which will run to the end of the year, would help to bring back social stability and 'eradiate security ...

  9. Imagining India

    Posted Apr 05th 2009, 12:00am by N. Jayaram

    ... sustainable,' Nilekani says. It's heartening that he has also taken a stand opposing calls to revive anti-terrorism laws in India, saying they are no substitute for reforming the police, judiciary ...

  10. Grasping for peace in South Asian summit

    Posted Jan 04th 2004, 12:00am by Maseeh Rahman

    ... of terrorism. A draft free-trade agreement was approved at an informal meeting of foreign ministers before the regional summit beginning today. Agreement was also reached on an anti-terrorism protocol ...




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