Armed paramilitary policemen run in formation during a gathering to mobilize security operations in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, in this June 29, 2013 file photo. To match Insight CHINA-XINJIANG/COTTON REUTERS/Stringer/Files ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. THIS PICTURE IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA.
Chinese court cuts jail terms for 11 Xinjiang prisoners convicted of terror, separatist offences

Rare decision by region’s highest court meant to send a message of leniency for remorseful extremists who warn off others, analysts say

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM