February 2019

Uyghur protesters in Frankfurt, Germany, call for an end to mass incarcerations in Xinjiang, Feb. 2, 2019. RFA

yghurs Demand an End to Mass Incarcerations Ahead of 22nd Anniversary of Ghulja Massacre

  • Tue, 02/05/2019 - 21:09

The Feb. 5, 1997 killings of peaceful Uyghur protesters by Chinese security forces left hundreds dead.

A Holiday in Xinjiang

  • Tue, 02/05/2019 - 21:08

What it’s like being a tourist inside a police state.

Rights campaigners seek U.N. probe on China's Xinjiang camps

  • Tue, 02/05/2019 - 21:07

Rights activists urged European and Muslim nations on Monday to take the lead in establishing a U.N. investigation into China’s detention and what they call its “forced indoctrination” of up to one million Uighurs and other Muslims in Xinjiang province.

Muslims in Xinjiang Treated as Terrorists

  • Mon, 02/04/2019 - 20:59

Although they are not technically living in prison, the built environment and the government regulations remind the Muslims: We think you are a threat.

Over 10,000 students and teachers in Hotan pledge loyalty to the “Motherland” in a mass ceremony.  Source: Hotan Prefecture, Xinjiang

UN: Act to End China’s Mass Detentions in Xinjiang

  • Mon, 02/04/2019 - 19:59

The United Nations Human Rights Council should adopt a resolution establishing an international fact-finding mission to Xinjiang, the region of China where up to one million Turkic Muslims are being arbitrarily detained, a group of nongovernmental organizations said in a joint statement to UN member states today.

UN: Act to End China’s Mass Detentions in Xinjiang

  • Mon, 02/04/2019 - 19:59

The United Nations Human Rights Council should adopt a resolution establishing an international fact-finding mission to Xinjiang, the region of China where up to one million Turkic Muslims are being arbitrarily detained, a group of nongovernmental organizations said in a joint statement to UN member states today.

Exposed: China's surveillance of Muslim Uighurs

  • Fri, 02/01/2019 - 17:00

As China faces increasing criticism over its treatment of its Muslim population, new details emerge about how Beijing spies on Uighurs at home and abroad.

Media Outlet Monitoring Uyghur Persecution in China Vows to Continue Work Despite Ban, Arrests

  • Fri, 02/01/2019 - 17:00

Bitter Winter will ‘never shut up’ until the last person is persecuted because of their faith.