Sentencing of Uyghur linguist, Abduweli Ayup politically motivated and highlights Chinese government assault on Uyghur language
- Wed, 08/27/2014 - 19:00
The Uyghur American Association (UAA) condemns the sentencing of Uyghur linguist, Abduweli Ayup on charges of “illegal fundraising.”
Chinese government proposals intended as collective punishment, further marginalize the Uyghur people in southern East Turkestan
- Wed, 08/20/2014 - 14:30
Birth control and “anti-terror” city proposals are ill conceived and target ordinary Uyghurs
- Mon, 08/18/2014 - 19:01
China: Scale back militarization of East Turkestan; treat Uyghurs as equals, not state enemies
- Tue, 08/05/2014 - 18:13
The Uyghur American Association (UAA) is alarmed at a report that Uyghurs will be advised against boarding public buses in the city of Karamay as part of a campaign to discourage five types of appearance.
- Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:50
The Uyghur American Association (UAA) condemns the indictment of Ilham Tohti on formal charges of “separatism” and calls on the Chinese government to end its disgraceful persecution of the Uyghur scholar and his family.
- Tue, 07/29/2014 - 19:06
The Uyghur American Association unequivocally condemns the use of excessive state violence used against Uyghurs on Monday, July 28, 2014 in Elishku Township, Yarkent County.
- Wed, 07/16/2014 - 20:04
Working Group calls on China to immediately release Ilham Tohti and grant compensation
Uyghur American Association calls on Secretary Kerry to raise Uyghur human rights concerns at U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue
- Tue, 07/08/2014 - 18:49
The Uyghur American Association (UAA) asks U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to raise Uyghur human rights issues with Chinese counterparts at the July 9-10 U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue.
- Tue, 07/01/2014 - 15:44
International community must seek answers from China about the events of July 5, 2009 and condemn current crackdown.