Nur Iman holds a picture of her father in front of the White House in Washington in September. COURTESY OF NUR IMAN
I Was a Model Uighur. China Took My Family Anyway.
  • Tue, 10/08/2019 - 20:18

BY NUR IMAN
OCTOBER 8, 2019, 11:41 AM

After more than a year of denial that they even existed, the Chinese Communist Party at last admitted, last fall, that it was holding people in camps in Xinjiang. It describes these as “reeducation” camps focused on potential terrorists or job training and takes carefully selected groups on Potemkin tours to visit them. In July, an official claimed that “most people” had been released from the camps.

If most people have been released, then I would like to ask China this question: Where are my parents?

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