UHRP In the News

Chinese national flags hang in an alley in Xinjiang's Kashgar city, Nov. 4, 2017. AP
May 11, 2018

Uyghurs suggest arrest of Chinese obscures fact that the Muslim group is authorities' main target.

The protest in Brussels on April 27, 2018. The woman on the left, with her hands on the banner, is Rebiya Kadeer, ‘Mother of the Uyghurs.’	(World Uyghur Congress)
May 10, 2018

The mass incarceration of a minority people

Apr 24, 2018

On this episode of the What a Relief Podcast B.C. Dodge interviews Zubayra Shamseden, who works with the Uyghur Human Rights Project in Washington, D.C.

Apr 23, 2018

This letter is to support the work of the International Coalition to End Transplant Abuse in China (ETAC). The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) believes the efforts of ETAC is integral in stopping the practice of organ harvesting in the People’s Republic of China.

Apr 16, 2018

Please join the Forum on International Affairs and the Uyghur Human Rights Project for a discussion about the history and culture of the Uyghurs and an examination of the repression faced by Uyghurs in China.

A Palestinian Greek orthodox Christian woman lights a candle as she attends the Christmas Eve Mass at St. Porphyrios Church in Gaza City.
Apr 4, 2018

In celebration of International Religious Freedom Day on January 16th, the Office of International Religious Freedom (IRF) in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor at the U.S. Department of State hosted a series of Religious Freedom panel discussions on Facebook Live

Mar 15, 2018

The young man had been detained in 2016 after returning from a trip to Turkey.

Feb 27, 2018

On 26 February 2018, the UNPO, together with the UHRP, the UAA and the WUC organised a conference entitled “Uyghur Religious Freedom and Cultural Values Under Siege”.

Urumqi, the capital  of Uyghur Autonomous Region
Feb 22, 2018

Monitoring tech pioneered in the province is spreading across China and the world.

Chinese police patrolling as Muslims leave the Id Kah Mosque after morning prayer in the old town of Kashgar in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, June 26, 2017.
Feb 9, 2018

Marco Rubio calls attention to widespread DNA collection of Uyghurs.


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