Male Han Chinese “relatives” assigned to monitor the homes of Uyghur families in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) regularly sleep in the same beds as the wives of men detained in the region’s internment camps, according to sources who have overseen the forced stayovers. Since late 2017, Muslim—and particularly Uyghur—families in the XUAR […]
China’s treatment of ethnic Uyghurs in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) drew major criticism from 23 members of the United Nations Tuesday as they backed a British statement condemning the mass detention and surveillance of the ethnic Muslim minority at the hands of the Chinese government. The statement, delivered by U.K. Ambassador Karen Pierce, […]
A Uyghur man sent back to Cairo this week after trying to enter Saudi Arabia has disappeared in Egyptian custody, amid fears he may now be forcibly returned to China, family members say. Sidiqulla Nurmemet (in Chinese, Sidikula Nuermaimaiti) had flown from Cairo to Jeddah in Saudi Arabia on Oct. 23, Nurmemet’s cousin Abdusalam, who […]
A young Uyghur boy whose parents are being held in internment camps in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) has drowned, according to sources, who said they were unsure who had been caring for him when he died. A video recently posted to social media showed the body of the three-year-old boy, which was […]
Xinjiang CCP leaders claim that the majority of the camps’ inmates have found “suitable work.” In fact, they have not been released but are compelled to work in factories built inside the camps.
After the Washington Ministerial, the CCP rallied “Uyghur and Kazakh scholars” to sign a letter criticizing the U.S. This looks like just another hoax.