Issue 17: Detentions on Religious Charges: Merdan Seyitakhun

World Uyghur Congress, 1 June 2018 Merdan Seyitakhun was sentenced to life imprisonment by the Ili

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Issue 10: Restrictions on Imams

World Uyghur Congress, 25 May 2018 Imams are the religious leaders in the Islamic

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Weekly Brief May 25th

World Uyghur Congress, 25 May 2018 WUC Urges German Chancellor Merkel to Publicly Raise

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Issue 9: Uyghur Businesses Forced to Sell Alcohol and Cigarettes

World Uyghur Congress, 24 May 2018 Uyghur Muslims businesses have been forced by Chinese

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Issue 8: Destruction of Mosques

World Uyghur Congress, 23 May 2018 Mosques have sadly been at the forefront of

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China’s Bingtuan paramilitary force tightens grip on Xinjiang

Financial Times, 22 May 2018 By Emily Feng – In Hotan county, in the south-west

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Issue 7: Uyghurs Imprisoned for Religious Reasons – Part 1: Buzainafu Abudourexiti & Abdusemet Qarihaji

World Uyghur Congress, 22 May 2018 As part of the WUC’s campaign to highlight

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Uyghur Schoolchildren, Parents Forced to Abstain From Fasting During Ramadan

Radio Free Asia, 21 May 2018 By Gulchehra Hoja – Authorities in northwest China’s Xinjiang

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