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Qalymbek Shahman's Chinese passport

Ethnic Kazakh Faces Immediate Repatriation to China After Fleeing Country

  • Fri, 02/08/2019 - 19:38

Businessman Qalymbek Shahman said he 'couldn't bear' the ethnic profiling he suffered in China, which has locked up at least one million Muslims in camps.

China: Sanubar Tursun, voice of the Uyghurs, missing presumed detained in Xinjiang’s internment camps

  • Fri, 02/08/2019 - 19:37

Uyghur singer Sanubar Tursun was booked to perform in France this weekend, but she hasn’t been seen in months.

A photo posted to the WeChat account of the Xinjiang Judicial Administration shows Uyghur detainees listening to a 'de-radicalization' speech at a re-education camp in Hotan prefecture's Lop county, April 2017.  Wikipedia


  • Fri, 02/08/2019 - 19:36

With 3+ million Muslims targeted by the Communist Chinese regime, thousands dying everyday, Muslims must act. Imams, Scholars and Leaders call on the Chinese government to free Uyghurs and other minorities from concentration camps.

Uyghurs Oppressed in Every Facet of Life

  • Thu, 02/07/2019 - 19:37

Chinese authorities set up checkpoints and surveillance cameras, track travel and harass students in an effort to stamp out Muslim faith.

Protest in New York over fate of China’s Uighurs

  • Thu, 02/07/2019 - 19:30

About 50 people gathered Tuesday outside the US Mission to the UN in New York to draw attention to the fate of China’s Uighur minority, and urge action from the United States.

She Fled China’s Camps—but She’s Still Not Free

  • Thu, 02/07/2019 - 19:30

Sayragul Sauytbay, the only person to have worked inside an internment camp in Xinjiang and spoken publicly about it, now faces an uncertain future in Kazakhstan.

Spring Festival couplets are posted on an ethnic minority family's door in Xinjiang in an undated photo. Photo provided by an RFA listener

Chinese Officials Force Muslims to Drink, Eat Pork At Festival

  • Wed, 02/06/2019 - 18:18

Uyghurs and Kazakhs are threatened with incarceration in 're-education' camps in the northwestern region of Xinjiang if they refuse.

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

Uyghurs 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.