URUMQI, May 25 (Xinhua) -- Police in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Regions have busted 23 terror and religious extremism groups and caught over 200 suspects in May, according to the regional public security department on Sunday.
Xinjiang calls for terror suspects to surrender
URUMQI, May 24 (Xinhua) -- Legal, procuratorate and public security authorities in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region issued a joint statement on Saturday, calling for law-breakers who are involved in terrorist activities to surrender to get lenient punishments.Full Story
Xinjiang launches 1-year crackdown on terrorism
BEIJING, May 24 (Xinhuanet) -- Authorities in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have launched a year-long campaign against terrorism.
The campaign was approved by the central government in line with decisions taken by the national anti-terrorism leading group.Full Story
Xinjiang starts campaign against terror
URUMQI, May 23 (Xinhua) -- A one-year campaign against terrorist violence in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region got underway on Friday, local authorities said.
The region saw its bloodiest day in five years on Thursday when 39 people were killed and 94 injured in a terrorist attack.
With approval from the central government and according to decisions from the national anti-terrorism leading group, the campaign will last until June 2015 with Xinjiang as the major battleground, according to a televised conference by the regional government.Full Story