- Fri, 06/27/2014 - 20:38
Literary Human Rights Organization Calls on China to Uphold Obligations Under International Law
- Fri, 06/27/2014 - 20:34
The detained Uighur academic Ilham Tohti was denied food for more than a week and his legs have been shackled, his lawyer says.
- Fri, 06/27/2014 - 20:30
Prominent Uighur scholar, Ilham Tohti, was not given food for two 10 day periods and his feet were shackled for over 20 days, according to his lawyers Li Fangping and Wang Yu. They were able to meet him on 26 June for the first time since he was detained.
- Thu, 06/26/2014 - 20:35
The lawyers says he had been shackled and deprived of food and adequate water.
- Thu, 06/26/2014 - 20:29
Muslims attending mosques will be closely watched by neighborhood security teams.
- Thu, 06/26/2014 - 20:12
A Uyghur suspect attacks them after he is allegedly tortured in police
- Thu, 06/26/2014 - 20:08
An outspoken minority Uighur scholar went on a hunger strike in a Chinese jail and later was denied food, his lawyer said Thursday in the first news of the activist whose detention more than five months ago drew criticism from U.S. and European officials.
- Thu, 06/26/2014 - 20:05
The Uyghurs are subjected to religious discrimination by the Chinese government.
- Thu, 06/26/2014 - 19:54
Authorities in China's violence-prone far western region of Xinjiang have jailed nine more people for up to 14 years for terror-related offences at a public sentencing in front of more than 3,000 people, state media said on Thursday.
- Thu, 06/26/2014 - 19:44
Authorities in China's restive Xinjiang denied food for 10 days to a prominent Uighur academic detained on separatism charges, his lawyer told AFP on Thursday, as nine in the region were sentenced for terror offences.