Simon Denyer

Bureau chiefChina


Activists and friends call Ilham Tohti’s conviction for separatism a “transparent miscarriage of justice.”

  • Sep 23, 2014

A campaign against separatism blurs into an attack on Islam in Xinjiang, stoking resentment and, at times, deadly protests.

  • Sep 19, 2014

As Beijing confronts Islamist threats from abroad, Washington seeks common ground in Iraq and Syria.

  • Sep 17, 2014

Human rights groups called the Ilham Tohti case a “travesty of justice” that will fuel extremism in Xinjiang.

  • Sep 17, 2014

A student at Indiana University, Jewher says her father opposed violence and worked to foster greater understanding between Han and Uighurs in China.

  • Sep 16, 2014

Human rights group called the Ilham Tohti case a “travesty of justice” that will fuel extremism in Xinjiang.

  • Sep 16, 2014

Incident in March at railway station that left 31 dead and 141 wounded is believed to be tied to Uighur unrest.

  • Sep 12, 2014

The central government makes a “pirouette" to the west, beefing up links to Muslim Central Asia.

  • Sep 10, 2014

Former NBA center aims to persuade China to ban ivory sales to curb mass slaughter of elephants in Africa.

  • Sep 4, 2014

Are foreign multinationals being subject to government takedowns to clear way for domestic companies?

  • Sep 2, 2014
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Simon Denyer is The Post’s bureau chief in China. He served previously as bureau chief in India and as a Reuters bureau chief in Washington, India and Pakistan/Afghanistan.

He is author of “Rogue Elephant - Harnessing the Power of India’s Unruly Democracy,” published by Bloomsbury in 2014, and co-editor of “Foreign Correspondent: Fifty Years of Reporting South Asia.” He has also worked as a print and television correspondent in Nairobi, New York and London, and has made frequent TV appearances in the United States, Britain and India.
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