Category: China


Imprisoned Chinese dissident and Nobel Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo was granted parole after a cancer diagnosis, his lawyer said Monday.Liu, 61, was moved from a prison in northeast China to a cancer treatment center in Shenyang, Liaonong province. He was […]


The United States, Afghanistan, Pakistan and China called on the Taliban to take part in early talks with the Afghan government to end ongoing violence in the region. Copyright © UPI, 2015. All Rights Reserved. read more


ISIS claims that it is holding two foreign hostages and demands a ransom to release them. The jihadist group published pictures of two men in its standard yellow prisoner outfit today (Wednesday). The two are identified as a 48-year-old Norwegian […]


70 countries across the planet united on Thursday to express outrage over the Syrian regime’s systematic use of barrel bombs and to demand an end to the deadly, indiscriminate attacks, according to AFP. May 2015 was “reportedly the deadliest month […]


China has banned fasting for teachers, students and civil servants in the mainly Muslim region of Xinjiang, as part of a crackdown on the Uighur community at the start of the holy month of Ramadan. “Food service workplaces will operate normal […]