UHRP in the News

Book Review: Crackdown on China's Uyghurs
September 16, 2011

In February 1997, the Chinese government’s suppression of protests in Ghulja in northwest China thrust...
 

The Uyghurs, China and central Asia
July 26, 2011

The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) is one of those international bodies whose proclaimed ideals conceal an often sordid reality.

Western companies profit from state development in East Turkestan
July 22, 2011

According to Chinese and Western media reports, the world’s largest private-sector coal company...

Book Review: The mystery of the East Turkestan Islamic Movement
January 13, 2011

Rumors, half-truths and on occasion downright lies make credible research on the Uyghur people of Xinjiang very difficult to conduct.

2010 -- the Uyghur Human Rights Year in Review
January 6, 2011

At the conclusion of 2009, the outlook for Uyghur human rights looked very bleak indeed.

A Visit to Tongxin Middle School
November 8, 2010
Uyghur third-graders in Urumchi study in Chinese. @China News Service 2009

In a recent article published by Phoenix New Media, reporter Qi Rui describes a visit to Tongxin Middle School...

Book Review: Uyghurs Under Siege
September 24, 2010

New books about the Uyghur people from China's northwest region of Xinjiang are hard to come by.

Who Decides Kashgar's Future?
March 25, 2010

Certainly not the people who live there.

2009 - The Uyghur Human Rights Year in Review
January 14, 2010

2009 will be remembered as a watershed year for the Uyghur people of East Turkestan...

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