Syrian forces thwarts Terrorist attack on an Airbase, while Chinese Militant recruited by Al Qaida to use in Syria

JNN 04 Nov 2012 Damascus : Syrian government troops have thwarted an attempt by heavily-armed, foreign-backed insurgents to capture a key airbase in the north of the crisis-hit country. Continue reading

China discourages fasting for Uighur Muslims

JNN 05 Aug 2012 BEIJING: China is discouraging some Muslims in the far western region of Xinjiang from fasting during Ramadan. The government says the move is motivated by health concerns, but others said Friday that it’s a risky campaign to secularize the Muslim minority. Continue reading