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Lawyers have reportedly been briefed that the ICC will decide there is still not enough evidence for a full-scale investigation.

Comment: President of the World Uighur Congress, Dolkun Isa denounces China's horrific attempts to eradicate the Uighur people, and the world's apparent indifference.

Exiled Uighurs bring first-ever ICC claim against China

The New Arab Staff

Exiled Uighurs bring first-ever ICC claim against China

The evidence submitted includes torture, being forced to eat pork and drink alcohol, and birth control for Uyghur women.

Turkish shelling kills 9 regime fighters in Idlib

The New Arab & agencies

Turkish shelling kills 9 regime fighters in Idlib

Turkish shelling Monday killed nine regime fighters in northwest Syria, where Ankara-backed rebels are fighting off advancing regime forces, a ...

How China uses tech to monitor, detain, brainwash Uighurs

James Snell

How China uses tech to monitor, detain, brainwash Uighurs

Comment: The Chinese government is conducting mass surveillance, imprisonment and brainwashing of Uighurs under the guise of 'education and ...

The New Arab & agencies

Uighur researchers say China running more 'concentration camps'

The East Turkistan National Awakening Movement said on Tuesday it has documented nearly 500 camps and prisons run by China to detain Uighur Muslims.

The New Arab

China wants Turkey to support Uighur Muslim 'crackdown'

China has called on Turkey to support its fight against alleged militants operating in Xinjiang province after Ankara criticised Beijing's ...

CJ Werleman

A life of fear for Uighur Muslim refugees

Comment: Fleeing the country is no guarantee of safety, writes CJ Werleman.

CJ Werleman

China can no longer deny its Uighur Muslim oppression

Comment: More and more evidence of China's repressive policies and crackdown on Muslim Uighurs in Xinjiang is coming to light, writes CJ ...

India fabricating threat of IS to suppress Kashmiri activism

CJ Werleman

India fabricating threat of IS to suppress Kashmiri activism

Comment: India is conflating Islamic State extremism with Kashmiri independence, to give cover to its repressive occupation strategies, writes ...

CJ Werleman

The Uighur Muslim crisis is worse than you think

Comment: Surveillance, GPS tracking and 'reeducation' are all part of China's brutal treatment of Uighur Muslims, writes CJ Werleman.

Al-Qaeda in Syria losing ground amid fierce rivalries

The New Arab & agencies

Al-Qaeda in Syria losing ground amid fierce rivalries

Beset by infighting and assassinations, the extremist group has been driven from nearly all of the northern province of Aleppo in the past three ...

Cutting deals with Islamic State in Syria

James Snell

Cutting deals with Islamic State in Syria

Comment: Deals to help IS fighters escape ensure the organisation's survival. If IS is to be properly wiped out, these deals must end, writes ...

Militants, including Chinese, launch offensive on Syrian regime troops

The New Arab & agencies

Militants, including Chinese, launch offensive on Syrian regime troops

A Syrian monitoring group says insurgents led by an al-Qaeda-linked group have launched a wide offensive against pro-government troops south of ...

Uyghur students in hiding in Egypt speak out

Emanuel Stoakes

Uyghur students in hiding in Egypt speak out

In-depth: Uyghur Muslims seeking refuge in Cairo are being forced to return to China, while others have gone into hiding, fearing persecution - ...

The New Arab

China latest target of IS in new propaganda video

A chilling video showing Chinese children undergoing military training with the Islamic State group highlights a new threat for Beijing of radicalised Uighur militants.

Mona Alami

After Aleppo

Comment: The battle for the northern capital and its ultimate capture consecrated the routinisation of violence in a country, plagued by a ...

Al-Araby al-Jadeed & agencies

14 killed in rebel-shelling of Syria's Aleppo

At least 14 civilians, including seven children, were killed when rebels shelled Aleppo, state media reported on Sunday, as 75 US-trained rebels ...

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