UNPO Condemns Recent Attacks at Kunming Station and Calls for Restraint, Dialogue and a Renewed Effort to Address Uyghur Human Rights in China
- Tue, 03/04/2014 - 18:30
The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) and the World Uyghur Congress, the representative body of the Uyghurs, denounce the violent attacks, which took place on 1 March 2014 at Kunming’s main railway station in southern China
- Sun, 03/02/2014 - 22:19
Beijing blames 'separatist forces' in Xinjiang for the attack.
- Sun, 03/02/2014 - 22:15
A rights group meanwhile warns that Ilham Tohti remains at high risk of torture and ill-treatment as long as he is in custody.
- Sun, 03/02/2014 - 22:12
The crowd is aggravated by dispute over confiscated motorcycles.
- Fri, 02/28/2014 - 21:47
China's Uighurs are fighting back against religious persecution.
- Fri, 02/28/2014 - 21:33
Drop Charges and Release Ilham Tohti
- Fri, 02/28/2014 - 21:25
We have learned of the formal arrest of Ilham Tohti, renowned professor of economics at the Central Nationalities University
- Thu, 02/27/2014 - 20:57
A prominent Uighur economist who has been charged with separatism in China's far western Xinjiang region was denied access to legal counsel on Thursday, his lawyer said, on grounds that the case involves "state secrets".
- Thu, 02/27/2014 - 20:53
But little is known about the fate of his two business partners.