China Uyghur

Activists: Morocco arrests Uyghur man at China's request

Activists fear Yidiresi Aishan will be extradited to China, and say the arrest is politically driven and part of a broader Chinese campaign to hunt down perceived dissidents outside its borders.

published on : 28th July 2021

China vows retaliation after US blacklists companies over alleged mistreatment of Uyghur Muslims

China has denied allegations of arbitrary detention and forced labor in Xinjiang and increasingly responded to sanctions against companies and officials with its own bans on visas and financial links.

published on : 11th July 2021

China targeting Uyghur families to silence activists abroad, claims rights group

According to WUC, Chinese authorities have intensified their targeting of Uyghurs abroad, threatening to detain or imprison their family members in East Turkistan if they do not stop speaking out.

published on : 8th July 2021

China's 'wolf warrior' diplomats resume howl on Twitter critics over Uyghur rights violation

Senior official Zhao Lijian promoted conspiracy theories such as US army bringing COVID-19 to China and then railed against Canberra in tweets alleging 'the murder of Afghan civilians & prisoners'.

published on : 5th April 2021