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China official admonishes fellow Uighur cadres for ''anti-terror'' failings

A senior Uighur official in China`s restive western region of Xinjiang has admonished other Communist Party "cadres" from the mostly Muslim Uighur minority for failing to pull their weight in the fight against terrorism, state media said.

Uighur Islamic State fighters vow blood will "flow in rivers" in China

Uighur Islamic State fighters vow blood will "flow in rivers" in China

Hundreds of people have been killed in Xinjiang in the past few years, most in unrest between Uighurs and ethnic majority Han Chinese. 

Islamic State militants from China vow to return home and "shed blood like rivers"

Islamic State militants from China vow to return home and "shed blood like rivers"

The Islamic State video showed fighters, including heavily-armed children, giving speeches, praying, and killing other "informants".

Turkey says Istanbul nightclub attacker probably Uighur

Turkey says Istanbul nightclub attacker probably Uighur

"The terrorist’s identity has been established by security forces and his potential whereabouts have also been determined," Deputy Prime Minister Veysi Kaynak said.

Kyrgyzstan says Uighur militant groups behind attack on China's embassy

Kyrgyzstan says Uighur militant groups behind attack on China's embassy

The suicide bomber was an ethnic Uighur who held a Tajik passport in the name of Zoir Khalilov, the GKNB security service said in a statement.

Thailand steps up security after Uighurs ''linked to terror'' visit

Thai police have stepped up security after two ethnic Uighur men from China linked to "foreign terror groups" visited a holiday island, a senior officer said on Saturday.

Bangkok shrine bomb blast accused to enter pleas

Bangkok shrine bomb blast accused to enter pleas

The bomb killed 20 people and wounded scores more at a shrine popular with ethnic Chinese tourists.

Lawyer for Bangkok bomb accused says client confessed

 The foreigner accused of planting a bomb at a Bangkok shrine has admitted involvement in the deadly attack, his lawyer said Wednesday, reversing earlier denials of a confession.

`Uighur` suspect wanted over Bangkok blast: Thai police

 Thai police on Saturday said an arrest warrant had been issued for an ethnic "Uighur" man over last month`s deadly Bangkok blast, for the first time identifying a suspect as a member of the Chinese minority group.