Sam Brownback, the US Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, speaks with RFA during an interview in Washington, Oct. 17, 2019.

Interview: ‘I’m Disappointed in Their Silence’

Sam Brownback is a lawyer, former United States Senator and former governor of the state of Kansas who has served as the Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom since February 2018. He spoke with RFA Uyghur Service Director Alim Seytoff on Oct. 17 about U.S. policies in response to the persecution underway in northwestern China’s Xinjiang […]

Uyghur Children in the camp

China: Xinjiang Children Separated from Families

Return Minors Housed in State-Run Institutions to Relatives (New York) – Chinese authorities should immediately release to their families children held in “child welfare” institutions and boarding schools in Xinjiang, Human Rights Watch said today. The government should cease unnecessarily separating Uyghur and other Turkic Muslim children from their families. Under China’s “Strike Hard Campaign against Violent […]