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Oct 16, 2020

Zumretay Arkin posed a question in a recent on-line meeting with Juan Antonio Samaranch Jr., the prominent International Olympic Committee member who oversees preparations for the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing.

Oct 16, 2020

More than 80 percent of China’s cotton is grown in the Uighur region, approaching 20 per cent of all global production – we cannot simply wish away this elephant in the room, says Louisa Greve .

Uyghur protesters march on the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the People's Republic of China, in Brussels, Belgium, Oct. 1, 2019. Photo: RFA
Oct 15, 2020

Ablet Bawudun had been detained in 2017 in excellent physical condition.

An image widely shared on social media that purportedly shows a group of detainees in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region's (XUAR) Korla (Kuerle) city, March 2020.
Oct 15, 2020

It is also the gravest example of a worldwide attack on human rights

Uyghurs demonstrate in Brussels on Oct 1, 2020. Photo: RFA
Oct 15, 2020

In a debate held in the House of Commons on China’s programs in Xinjiang, some MPs urged the U.K. government to follow the example of the United States.

Special Address by Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, on Canadas G7 Agenda. . Photo: World Economic Forum
Oct 15, 2020

Prime minister calls out ‘coercive diplomacy’ as he marks 50th anniversary of diplomatic ties with Beijing

Oct 15, 2020

Ethnic religious minorities in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) are facing widespread human rights abuses.

Uyghur detainees listening to a 'de-radicalization' speech at a re-education camp in Hotan prefecture's Lop county. (Photo: Prachatai/Creative Commons)
Oct 15, 2020

The Jewish Community Relations Council/AJC (JCRC/AJC), Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) and European Union of Jewish Students will host “Uyghurs in Crisis: The Jewish Response” at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 22.

Photo credit: U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
Oct 9, 2020

How global demand for hair products is linked to forced labor in Xinjiang

Oct 9, 2020

In western China, the government has deputized an army of mostly young men to surveil the digital and real lives of people in their own communities.

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