• "Research Congress on Uyghur Civilization" was held at Fatih Sultan Mehmet University on 11-12 November 2017 in Istanbul
In China, facial recognition is sharp end of a drive for total surveillance

In China, facial recognition is sharp end of a drive for total surveillance

A CCTV display using a facial-recognition system in Beijing. Photo: The Washington Post Simon Denyer CHONGQING, China – For 40-year-old Mao Ya, the facial recognition camera that a ...

China’s Xinjiang to build ‘Great Wall’ to protect border: governor

China’s Xinjiang to build ‘Great Wall’ to protect border: governor

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s violence-prone far western region of Xinjiang will build a “Great Wall” around its borders to prevent the infiltration of militants from outside the cou ...

China Uses Facial Recognition to Fence In Villagers in Far West

China Uses Facial Recognition to Fence In Villagers in Far West

Bloomberg News, 18 Ocak 2018 New system alerts authorities when targets leave ‘safe areas’ Western region of Xinjiang serves as surveillance laboratory China’s state surveillance a ...

AP Exclusive: Uighurs work to fend off pull of jihad

AP Exclusive: Uighurs work to fend off pull of jihad

By Gerry Shih | AP December 29, 2017 KAYSERI, Turkey — Iminjin Qari felt upbeat as he drove to Istanbul’s airport with three empty buses and a simple task: pick up about 200 fellow ...

AP Exclusive: Uighurs grapple with pull of extremism

AP Exclusive: Uighurs grapple with pull of extremism

By Gerry Shih | AP December 29, 2017 KAYSERI, Turkey — Iminjin Qari felt upbeat as he drove to Istanbul’s airport with three empty buses and a simple task: pick up about 200 fellow ...

Uyghurs and Uyghur Identity

Uyghurs and Uyghur Identity

Dolkun Kamberi, Ph. D Introduction Great politicians will pass from the earth, and the strongest imperial states will collapse and disappear from a new generation’s memory, but wis ...

The Chinese government will award up to 900,000 yuan to individuals who come forward to debunk so-called “two-faced” judicial personnel

The Chinese government will award up to 900,000 yuan to individuals who come forward to debunk so-called “two-faced” judicial personnel

The Chinese government will award up to 900,000 yuan to individuals who come forward to debunk so-called “two-faced” judicial personnel, according to a recent local government anno ...

HOME | NEWS | UYGHUR Uyghur Woman Dies of Condition Left Untreated in Chinese Police Detention

HOME | NEWS | UYGHUR Uyghur Woman Dies of Condition Left Untreated in Chinese Police Detention

Radio Free Asia An ethnic Uyghur woman jailed for “attempting to flee the country” has died due to complications from a medical condition that was left untreated while in detention ...

Xinjiang Authorities Collecting Residents’ Biometric Data

Xinjiang Authorities Collecting Residents’ Biometric Data

China Digital Times Human Rights Watch has reported on a program which has gathered biometric data—including fingerprints, iris scans, blood-type, and DNA—on millions of residents ...

Nearly 10 Percent of Residents of a Xinjiang Township Detained by Chinese Authorities

Nearly 10 Percent of Residents of a Xinjiang Township Detained by Chinese Authorities

  Radio Free Asia Authorities in northwest China’s Xinjiang region have detained nearly 10 percent of the population of a township in ethnic Uyghur-dominated Kashgar (in Chine ...

AP Exclusive: Digital police state shackles Chinese minority

AP Exclusive: Digital police state shackles Chinese minority

By GERRY SHIH 2017-12-17 KORLA, China (AP) — Nobody knows what happened to the Uighur student after he returned to China from Egypt and was taken away by police. Not his village ne ...

Uyghurs and Uyghur Identity

Dolkun Kamberi, Ph. D Introduction Great politicians will pass from the earth, and the strongest imperial states will collapse and more ...

December 25, 2017

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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