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“The Crime of Being Uyghur”: Abdurahman’s Story

He stares out earnestly at his invisible audience, speaking rapidly to cram everything in. Perhaps someone out there has the power to change their destiny. His story must somehow work its way into their hearts and spur them to action.

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Internment Camps in Xinjiang’s Aksu Separated by Crematorium

Two internment camps recently identified by satellite imagery in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) appear to be separated by a cemetery and crematorium, raising fears that authorities are working to cover up deaths in the facilities.

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新疆少数民族想过什么生活?

现居澳洲的塔塔尔族人苏云古丽.佳尼雪芙Söyüngül Chanisheff来自新疆维吾尔自治区,最近她的英文版回忆录出版,记录了她早年在中国的经历,该书获得了读者的好评。而美国政府已將东突厥斯坦伊斯兰运动从恐怖组织名单中删除,本期节目中,我们就一起来了解情况。

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Uyghur Scholar Ilham Tohti’s Daughter Calls For His Release on Sixth Anniversary of His Jailing

The daughter of jailed Uyghur scholar Ilham Tohti called on Wednesday for his immediate release from a Chinese prison, speaking on the sixth anniversary of his sentencing to a life term in prison for “separatism” for his advocacy for greater rights for the Uyghur people.

Tohti, a former professor of economics at the Central University for Nationalities in Beijin

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Uyghurs Under 65 Now Banned From Daily Prayers Required by Their Faith

Authorities in northwest China’s Xinjiang region are forbidding practice by ethnic Uyghurs of the daily prayers required of observant Muslims, allowing only those 65 years of age and older to fulfill their religious obligations, sources say.

The move further tightens restrictions on Islamic practice that has already seen restrictions placed

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Xinjiang Authorities Relocate Camp Detainees to Restricted-Access ‘Residential Area’

Authorities in Kashgar (in Chinese, Kashi) prefecture in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) have established a special, restricted-access “residential area” to relocate Uyghurs and other Muslim minorities released from internment camps, according to local officials.

Confirmation of the new facility in the southern XUAR’s Uyghur heartland comes amid indications

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美国维族女律师营救在中国入狱的弟弟

在美执业的维吾尔族律师热伊汗·艾塞提的弟弟艾克拜尔·艾塞提在2016年受邀来美国参加由美国国务院举办的国际访客领导力计划(IVLP),返国后却遭到拘捕,判刑15年。

这个事件引起了美国国务院,国会,国际组织以及全世界哈佛校友的密切关注,但是至今艾克拜尔·艾塞提依旧不知被关押在何处。

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新疆七五事件11周年前夕 台湾年轻世代政治人物声援维吾尔人权

新疆七五事件11周年前夕,台湾年轻世代政治人物在一场记者会上声援维吾尔人权,并希望有更多的台湾民众站出来声援受到独裁政权迫害的人民。

台湾无党籍立委林昶佐在一场声援维吾尔人权的记者会上表示,台湾的民主运动一路走来,受到国际的支持、帮助,今天台湾有了民主自由之后,也应该加入国际社会帮助受到压迫的人。

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Interview: ‘By Forcing my Father to Call me, They’re Trying to Warn me to be Quiet’

Jewlan Shirmemet, a Uyghur who has lived in Turkey’s largest city Istanbul since 2008, had stayed silent about politics until around six months ago, when he began to speak out as part of a campaign to free his mother, Suriye Tursun, from arbitrary detention back home in China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR)

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Gulshan Abbas, Sister of Uyghur Activist in Exile, Confirmed Detained After Missing for 21 Months

Gulshan Abbas, a Uyghur doctor from northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) who went missing after her Washington-based sister spoke out against Beijing’s policies in the region, has been confirmed detained nearly two years after her disappearance.

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Xinjiang Authorities Institute Mandarin-Only Instruction at Prominent Uyghur High School

Authorities have upended the curriculum at one of the most respected Uyghur high schools in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR), replacing Uyghur language instruction with that of Mandarin Chinese, as part of what the Uyghur diaspora says is a campaign to eradicate their culture in the region.

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Ethnic Uzbek Whose Case Was Raised by UN Jailed 15 Years For Studies Abroad

An ethnic Uzbek who was detained in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) in 2018 and whose case was the subject of a recent United Nations inquiry was sentenced to 15 years in prison last month, according to official sources.

Aezimet Enver was detained in April 2018 after returning from Turkey the previous year, allegedly for having studied

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