- Fri, 06/29/2012 - 00:00
Official Chinese media reports of an alleged plane hijacking in Hotan by six Uyghurs should be viewed with extreme caution given the lack of available details...
A new report by UHRP: Uyghur Homeland, Chinese Frontier: The Xinjiang Work Forum and Centrally Led Development
- Wed, 06/27/2012 - 13:47
A new 37-page report by the Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) examines the effects of the Xinjiang Work Forum, held in May 2010, which heralded an unprecedented state-led development push in East Turkestan.
- Fri, 06/22/2012 - 00:00
In line with an official security clampdown taking place in Hotan, a local company that leases property to businesses in the city has banned women wearing...
- Tue, 06/19/2012 - 22:53
An official Chinese media report published on June 19 regarding a notice of impending house-to-house searches in a neighborhood of Hotan reinforces the view that Chinese authorities are
Notice informs locals of mandatory residence searches in Hotan community; police reserve the right to “use force” to enter homes
- Mon, 06/18/2012 - 00:00
An official notice posted in the Gujanbagh neighborhood of the Uyghur city of Hotan informs locals that police will undertake a search of every residence in the neighborhood, at the behest of higher-level authorities.
Raid on Hotan religious school reflects brutality of official Chinese policies amid crackdown on religion in East Turkestan
- Wed, 06/06/2012 - 00:00
A raid by Chinese police on a religious school in Hotan that led to the injury of 12 Uyghur children reflects the severity with which the Chinese state clamps down on religious activities outside of state control.
- Tue, 05/29/2012 - 19:15
In a sign of increasing official pressure on the sons of Uyghur leader Rebiya Kadeer and her other family members in East Turkestan, Chinese authorities have forced imprisoned son Alim Abdureyim to...
- Mon, 04/02/2012 - 21:22
A new 89-page report by the Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) documents the Chinese state’s top-down destruction of Uyghur communities in Kashgar and throughout East Turkestan
- Wed, 03/07/2012 - 21:52
Remarks made by top officials in East Turkestan at the National People’s Congress (NPC) in Beijing this week reveal a disturbing failure...
- Tue, 02/28/2012 - 19:51
The reported deaths of residents of Kargilik in Kashgar Prefecture on February 28 have taken place against a backdrop of a heavy...