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 […]
A Uyghur teacher of Mandarin Chinese, who is believed to have been detained in an internment camp in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR), has died, according to his wife and officials. In comments posted to social media in August, a woman named Muyeser said her husband Arslan had died recently, but did not […]
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 […]
Chinese authorities in the northwestern region of Xinjiang have sent a prominent ethnic Kazakh artist to a camp for “re-education,” RFA has learned.
Authorities in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) are holding a popular Uyghur singer and his parents in political re-education camps, according to local officials and his brother.
Authorities in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) are holding a prominent Uyghur journalist and poet in a political “re-education camp,” according to his son,