Armed police on an anti-terrorism exercise in Xinjiang last year. Security has been stepped up in recent months after a series of violent attacks. Rights groups say critics of government policy have also been rounded up. Photo: AFP
Armed police on an anti-terrorism exercise in Xinjiang last year. Security has been stepped up in recent months after a series of violent attacks. Rights groups say critics of government policy have also been rounded up. Photo: AFP

Uygur Aids activist arrested for ‘threatening national security’

Armed police on an anti-terrorism exercise in Xinjiang last year. Security has been stepped up in recent months after a series of violent attacks. Rights groups say critics of government policy have also been rounded up. Photo: AFP
Armed police on an anti-terrorism exercise in Xinjiang last year. Security has been stepped up in recent months after a series of violent attacks. Rights groups say critics of government policy have also been rounded up. Photo: AFP
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