• "Workshop on Solutions for the Dangerous Situation of Uyghurs Today" hold at Fatih Sultan Mehmet University on 25 August 2018
China: Mass internment camps are places of punishment, not ‘vocational training’

China: Mass internment camps are places of punishment, not ‘vocational training’

Amnesty International Responding to comments by the governor of the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region (XUAR) northwest China, who described the camps in which up to a million predo ...

China’s Cultural Genocide and the Conscience of Nations

China’s Cultural Genocide and the Conscience of Nations

The Diplomat As China does its worst, the world must uphold the best. China’s old sicknesses of totalitarian rule and genocide are back. As revealed in the U.S. Congressional Execu ...

RELIGIOUS BELIEF IS A CRIME, XINJIANG AUTHORITIES SAY

RELIGIOUS BELIEF IS A CRIME, XINJIANG AUTHORITIES SAY

BitterWinter Authorities have issued a notice as per which, any display of religious belief, such as wearing a burqa or having a long beard, is akin to a crime, and “criminals” mus ...

The Leaders Who Unleashed China’s Mass Detention of Muslims

The Leaders Who Unleashed China’s Mass Detention of Muslims

New York Times BEIJING — Rukiya Maimaiti, a local propaganda official in China’s far west, warned her colleagues to steel themselves for a wrenching task: detaining large numbers o ...

China is trying to erase the Uighurs and their culture

China is trying to erase the Uighurs and their culture

Al Jazeera Uighurs are neither extremists nor separatists as Beijing claims. They just want their rights. Just imagine what it would be like if armed security forces stormed into y ...

U. S. lawmakers urge FBI to probe claims of Chinese intimidation against immigrants

U. S. lawmakers urge FBI to probe claims of Chinese intimidation against immigrants

Washington Post U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday called for a stronger response to the Chinese government’s repression of Muslims in China’s far west and asked the FBI to investigate cl ...

China legalises Uighur ‘re-education’ camps in first acknowledgement of detention centres

China legalises Uighur ‘re-education’ camps in first acknowledgement of detention centres

Telegraph China has legalised internment camps believed to be holding hundreds of thousands of Uighur Muslims in the first official recognition of the centres. A new law allows for ...

China’s Final Solution In Xinjiang

China’s Final Solution In Xinjiang

Hoover Institution Since its founding in 1949, the Chinese communist government in Beijing has long considered a northwestern region on its vast political map a primary troubled sp ...

‘They are not livestock but people with rights’: Kazakh families torn apart in China’s Xinjiang crackdown

‘They are not livestock but people with rights’: Kazakh families torn apart in China’s Xinjiang crackdown

HongKong Free Press When he looks back on his youth in China’s far-west Xinjiang region, Akikat Kaliolla, an ethnic Kazakh, recalls the place’s natural beauty and the big, colourfu ...

East Turkestan: Chinese Authorities Are Secretly Transferring Uighur Prisoners to Jails Throughout the Country

East Turkestan: Chinese Authorities Are Secretly Transferring Uighur Prisoners to Jails Throughout the Country

UNPO Sources report that the authorities in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region are secretly transferring Muslim Uyghurs to other prisons throughout China. The reasons for the tr ...

How is Abdukerim Rahman surviving without his books?

How is Abdukerim Rahman surviving without his books?

Abdukerim Rahman (L) and Arslan Abdulla (R) in undated photos. (From RFA; Public Domain) For decades there was an inside joke that was told by generations of Uyghur students in the ...

China’s Protracted Securitization of Xinjiang: Origins of a Surveillance State

e-international Relations Xinjiang has recently been in the international spotlight due to the advent of what observers in the med more ...

August 16, 2018

The story of a Uyghur freedom fighter in a journalistic career

by Ayesha Dear everyone, I would like to share with you a simple but impressive story of a Uyghur lady in exile, who has been figh more ...

July 19, 2017

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