A New Gulag in China

National Review, 10 May 2018

By Jay Nordlinger – In the April 30 issue of this magazine, we published a piece about Jerome A. Cohen, a veteran American scholar of China. He told me that he was consumed, at present, by one thing above all: the mass incarceration of the Uyghur people, with no due process whatsoever. It reminded him of Austria and Germany, where some 40 of his relatives were murdered.

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Weekly Brief May 4th

World Uyghur Congress, 4 May 2018

WUC Holds Successful March and Demonstration on 27 April 2018 in Brussels

The World Uyghur Congress (WUC) along with its co-organisers, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation (UNPO), held a successful demonstration in Brussels, Belgium on April 27th, 2018.

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PRESS RELEASE: WUC Holds Successful March and Demonstration in Brussels on 27 April 2018

Press Release – For immediate release
30 April 2018
Contact: World Uyghur Congress
 www.uyghurcongress.org
0049 (0) 89 5432 1999 or contact@uyghurcongress.org

The World Uyghur Congress (WUC) along with its co-organisers, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation (UNPO), held a successful demonstration along with the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) in Brussels, Belgium on April 27th, 2018.

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Thousands March in Brussels to Protest Mass Detentions of Uyghurs

Radio Free Asia, 27 April 2018

By Alim Seytoff – Nearly 2,000 ethnic Uyghurs living in exile from their homeland in China marched on Friday in Brussels, political seat of the European Union, to call attention to the plight of hundreds of thousands of Uyghurs held by Beijing in political re-education camps in northwest China’s Xinjiang region.

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‘Eradicate the tumours’: Chinese civilians drive Xinjiang crackdown

Agence-France Presse, 26 April 2018

Agence-France Presse – The civilian group descended on the village under government instructions to “win the people’s hearts”, but it also had a darker mission: identifying and punishing threats to the Chinese state.

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Uyghurs in XUAR’s Ghulja City Held in at Least Five ‘Political Re-Education Camps’

Radio Free Asia, 25 April 2018

By Shohret Hoshur – Ghulja (in Chinese, Yining) city, in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) is home to five different “political re-education camps,” according to a Uyghur businessman, who said the facilities are “actually prisons” where detainees are “brainwashed” by authorities.

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US Urges China to ‘End Counterproductive Policies’ Targeting Uyghurs in Xinjiang

Radio Free Asia, 20 April 2018

By Alim Seytoff – The U.S. has called on China to “end their counterproductive policies” in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) and urged Beijing to release the estimated hundreds of thousands of ethnic Uyghurs who are arbitrarily detained there in “political re-education camps” and jails.

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PRESS RELEASE: Abdulqadir Jalaleddin, Notable Uyghur Writer and Scholar, Arrested by Chinese Police

Press Release – For immediate release
23 April 2018
Contact: World Uyghur Congress
 www.uyghurcongress.org
0049 (0) 89 5432 1999 or contact@uyghurcongress.org

The World Uyghur Congress (WUC) condemns arbitrary detention of prominent Uyghur writer and scholar, Abdulqadir Jalaleddin by Chinese police.

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