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Uyghur protesters and supporters rally in front of the UN Headquarters in Geneva during the Universal Periodic Review of China's human rights record, Nov. 6, 2018.
Feb 14, 2019

Turkey has leveled some blunt criticism at China for its ongoing crackdown against Muslims in the western province of Xinjiang.

Uyghur protesters in Frankfurt, Germany, call for an end to mass incarcerations in Xinjiang, Feb. 2, 2019. RFA
Feb 14, 2019

On Saturday, Turkey did something extraordinary. Ankara called out Beijing for its treatment of the Uighurs, a Muslim minority community that has long suffered from discrimination in China. In recent months, large numbers of Uighurs have reportedly been put in detention camps in Xinjiang province. According to the UN, nearly a million Uighurs and other minorities have been herded in to these camps

A man identifying himself as Uighur poet and musician Abdurehim Heyit is seen in this still image taken from a video posted online by China Radio International's Turkish-language service on Sunday. The video followed claims Heyit had died in a Chinese detention camp.
Feb 13, 2019

THE STRANGE case of the Uighur musician and poet Abdurehim Heyit reveals a lot about China’s incarceration and attempt to brainwash 1 million or more minority Muslim Uighurs in Xinjiang province.

Feb 13, 2019

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Feb 13, 2019

Beijing’s war on terror is reining in Christians, adding to fears that its mission is not only to stamp out Islam, but also to strike hard at the Uyghur nation itself.

Feb 13, 2019

Çin’in Şincan Uygur Özerk Bölgesi’nde yaşayan Uygurlar’a yönelik politikaları uluslararası toplumun da gündeminde.

Bota Kussaiyn is desperate for news about her father Kussaiyn Sagymbai who is missing in XUAR
Feb 13, 2019

Amnesty International USA is mobilizing its two million members and supporters behind two key pieces of human rights legislation — S. 178, the Uighur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019, and the UIGHUR Act. Senator Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and 20 other Senators introduced the Act of 2019.

Feb 13, 2019

Its security landscape, minorities, and potential organised terror

Feb 13, 2019

Minhaj also highlights China’s imprisonment of a million Uyghur Muslims, a topic that receives barely more attention on American television than it does on Chinese.

Feb 13, 2019

European Muslim Forum leader describes Chinese rights breaches in Uighur region as ‘unacceptable’

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