Sep 24, 2021 | UHRP REPORT

“They Sent Her to a Concentration Camp Because She Came to Turkey”: The Persecution of Uyghurs Based on their Turkic and Muslim Identity

The human rights atrocities against Uyghurs at the hands of the Chinese government has generated outrage among people of conscience around the world. For Turks and Muslims in particular, who are connected to Uyghurs by ethnic and religious bonds, their suffering is a cause of particular concern.

Aug 11, 2021 | UHRP REPORT

“Nets Cast from the Earth to the Sky”: China’s Hunt for Pakistan’s Uyghurs

The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) and the Oxus Society for Central Asian Affairs (Oxus) have released a new report documenting the complicity of the Pakistani and Afghan states in China’s transnational repression of Uyghurs.

Jun 24, 2021 | UHRP REPORT

No Space Left to Run: China’s Transnational Repression of Uyghurs

In partnership with the Uyghur Human Rights Project, the Oxus Society for Central Asian Affairs gathered cases of China’s transnational repression of Uyghurs from public sources, including government documents, human rights reports, and reporting by credible news agencies to establish a detailed analysis of how the scale and scope of China’s global repression are expanding.

May 13, 2021 | UHRP Report

Islam Dispossessed: China’s Persecution of Uyghur Imams and Religious Figures

The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP), in partnership with Justice for All, has released a new report detailing the mass detention of Uyghur and other Turkic Muslim imams in East Turkistan, and attempts by the Chinese government to cut off the transmission of religious knowledge across generations.

Feb 2, 2021 | UHRP Report

“The Government Never Oppresses Us”: China’s proof-of-life videos as intimidation and a violation of Uyghur family unity

The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) has released a new report examining Chinese state-produced proof-of-life-style videos of Uyghur individuals and families in East Turkistan.

Aug 27, 2020 | UHRP EXPLAINER

Five Things to Know About the Bingtuan

The Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps is also known as the Bingtuan, or “military unit” in Chinese.

Aug 6, 2020 | UHRP BRIEFING

Uyghurs to China: “Return our relatives’ passports”

The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) has released a new briefing highlighting calls by Uyghur Americans for the Chinese government to return their relatives’ passports and permit travel overseas for family reunifications in the United States.

Jul 28, 2020 | UHRP REPORT

“The Happiest Muslims in the World”: Disinformation, Propaganda, and the Uyghur Crisis

The Uyghur Human Rights Project has released a new report analyzing the Chinese government’s attempts to craft and promote a narrative responding to international criticism of its large-scale arbitrary detention of Uyghurs and other Turkic peoples.

Jun 3, 2020 | UHRP Report

Kashgar Coerced: Forced Reconstruction, Exploitation, and Surveillance in the Cradle of Uyghur Culture

The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) has released a new report, Kashgar Coerced: Forced Reconstruction, Exploitation, and Surveillance in the Cradle of Uyghur Culture.

Apr 24, 2020 | UHRP EXPLAINER

Uyghur activists ask world to #HearUyghurs

The #HearUyghurs Campaign: On April 17, Uyghur diaspora activist Arslan Hidayat launched a new social-media campaign with the hashtag #HearUyghurs. The campaign highlights the trauma experienced by the worldwide Uyghur diaspora.

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