US Secretary of State John Kerry should publicly deliver a strong message in defense of human rights to China’s new leadership when he visits the country later this week, Human Rights Watch said today.
In Australia, on the last parliamentary sitting day in March, Senator John Madigan moved a motion in the Senate urging the government to take action against forced organ harvesting in China. The motion was carried unanimously on March 21.
Experts and organizations promoting human rights and fundamental freedoms for the people of Xinjiang, Tibet and Inner Mongolia, as well as Chinese democracy activists and human rights defenders, met in Geneva...
VOA Chinese Services interviews UAA President Alim Seytoff on its popular daily satellite TV show "Issues and Opinions" on last week's sentencing of 20 Uyghurs by the Chinese authorities for listening to RFA broadcasts, watching videos on Youtube and sharing information to protect Uyghur culture and religious beliefs in East Turkestan.
Twenty ethnic Uighurs in China’s far western region of Xinjiang have been given sentences of up to life in prison following their convictions on charges including terrorism and separatism, Chinese state media reported.
A new 37-page report by the Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) examines the effects of the Xinjiang Work Forum, held in May 2010, which heralded an unprecedented state-led development push in East Turkestan.