Uyghur Related

A photo of Muyesser's passport.

Interview: ‘They Detained Her Because She Had Studied Islam in a Foreign Country’

  • Thu, 10/04/2018 - 00:00

The Kazakh husband of a Uyghur Chinese national details her detention by authorities in Xinjiang.

China Is Treating Muslims Like Drug Addicts

  • Thu, 10/04/2018 - 00:00

Extralegal camps in Xinjiang are modeled on the country’s internment of drug users.

The persecution of the Uyghur people: incarceration and re-education

  • Thu, 10/04/2018 - 00:00

Lindsey Hilsum
International Editor
4 Oct 2018

Re-education Camp in Shufu county (Kashgar Konasheher), Xinjiang. https://medium.com/@shawnwzhang/

China ‘plots mass dispersal of Uighur Muslims’

  • Wed, 10/03/2018 - 00:00

The suspension of train ticket sales in the far west of China has fuelled speculation that the government has requisitioned the railways to move large numbers of Muslims detained as part of a huge anti‑terrorism and re‑education scheme to other parts of the country.

Evidence Of Hikvision's Involvement With Xinjiang IJOP And Re-Education Camps

  • Wed, 10/03/2018 - 00:00

IPVM reveals as-yet unreported details about Hikvision’s activities in Xinjiang - a region of China where massive human rights abuses are being alleged

Tailai Prison, in Heilongjiang province's Tailai county, in an undated photo. Credit: Baidu

Xinjiang Authorities Secretly Transferring Uyghur Detainees to Jails Throughout China

  • Tue, 10/02/2018 - 20:25

Reports suggest hundreds of thousands could be moved in and out of the region in coming weeks.

A screenshot of a video shows the interior of one of the branches of the Miraj Restaurant in Urumqi.

Xinjiang Authorities Shutter Popular Restaurant Seen to Promote Uyghur Cultural Identity

  • Tue, 10/02/2018 - 20:19

The owners had perceived ties to a Uyghur education fund and are related to a prominent Muslim scholar.

A man reads a newspaper beside a wall plastered with government propaganda slogans in Urumqi, in a file photo.

Uyghur Editor of State-Run Magazine Commits Suicide ‘Out of Fear’ of Detention

  • Mon, 10/01/2018 - 21:01

Sources say Qeyser Qeyum leapt from his office window after learning of his impending arrest.

People carry a Communist Party flag past a billboard of Xi Jinping in Kashgar, Xinjiang.Photographer: Kevin Frayer/Bloomberg

The Architect of China's Muslim Camps Is a Rising Star Under Xi

  • Fri, 09/28/2018 - 00:00

If one individual sums up the values gap between a rising China and the West, it may well be Chen Quanguo.

A boy wearing a blue mask with tears of blood takes part in a protest march of ethnic Uyghurs asking for the European Union to call on China to respect human rights in Xinjiang and close its 're-education centers' where Uyghurs are being detained, during a demonstration near EU institutions in Brussels, Belgium in this April 27 file photo. (Photo by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP)

Children latest casualty of China's Uyghur crackdown

  • Fri, 09/28/2018 - 00:00

As reports of the forced detention and brainwashing of up to one million ethnic Uighurs continue to emerge from China's Xinjiang autonomous region, the ABC has heard a rare account from a witness who has been inside a camp.

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