View Full Version : Uyghurs on BBC News

09-11-05, 12:39
There is a long segment on the plight of Uyghurs in the radio program linked here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/news/worldtonight/

The program runnung order is:

2207 President Bush's Cuba Transition Coordinator Caleb McCarry describes American plans to assist Cuba's move to democracy. Followed by reaction from our Correspondent in Havana.

2215 France introduces its first curfew under emergency powers. The latest from our correspondent in Paris followed by analysis of whether the right in French politics is likely to benefit from the violence.

2223 President Hu of China visits Britain. So what do we know about the President and what are China's foreign policy priorities.

2230 Quentin Sommerville reports on the repression of China's Uighur Muslim minority.

2236 First indications from voters on whether President Bush's recent problems are having an impact on voting intentions.

2239 Suggestions that Washington is interfering in a hitherto successful anti HIV/Aids policy in Uganda.

14-11-05, 04:08