China: Joint Letter to the Human Rights Council calling for a sustaining attention to human rights violations in China
- Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:17
Number of human rights organisations writes a joint Letter to the UN Human Rights Council calling for a sustaining attention to human rights violations in China
- Thu, 02/16/2017 - 15:19
Chinese authorities say they have outlawed the practice, but the region’s Uyghurs still have to work for free.
- Thu, 02/16/2017 - 15:16
Report details use of torture by Chinese security agencies – including beatings, stress positions and sleep deprivation – to force activists to confess ‘crimes’
- Wed, 02/15/2017 - 15:42
ANI | Brussels [Belgium] Feb 15, 2017 06:38 AM IST
- Wed, 02/15/2017 - 15:40
In the run-up to the Munich Security Conference, the Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) and the Ilham-Tohti Initiative have appealed to Chancellor Angela Merkel to show commitment for the Uyghur people in China
- Wed, 02/15/2017 - 15:37
Eight people are dead after a knife attack in China's restive Xinjiang region.
- Tue, 02/14/2017 - 19:30
Authorities warn that attempts to cover up 'anti-state activities' will be harshly punished.
- Tue, 02/14/2017 - 19:11
World Uyghur Congress president Rebiya Kadeer has canceled plans to visit Taiwan due to the intervention of “specific individuals,” the Taiwan Solidarity Union (TSU) said yesterday.
- Mon, 02/13/2017 - 17:05
World Uyghur Congress president Rebiya Kadeer on Saturday said she would accept an invitation from the Taiwan Solidarity Union’s (TSU) to visit Taiwan on condition that it does not cause repercussions for Taiwanese.
- Mon, 02/13/2017 - 17:00
An exiled advocate for China's ethnic Uighur minority said Monday that some of the group were fighting and dying in Syria -- including for Islamic State (IS) -- though she claimed they had been duped into doing so.