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Uyghur retiree serving 10 years for ‘illegal religious activities’ in Xinjiang

China has held up to 1.8 million predominantly Muslim Uyghurs and other Turkic minorities in a network of detention camps since 2017

China steps up repression in Xinjiang and Tibet, rights group says

Human Rights Watch said state measures taken in Xinjiang constituted “crimes against humanity,” including mass detention

US official blasts China’s sanctions on US religious freedom officials

The US also called on China to stop its repression of Uyghurs abroad, including imprisoning and denying freedom of movement to family members

Uyghur woman sentenced for 14 years for teaching Islam, hiding Qurans

A Manas county court official confirmed that Hasiyet Ehmet had been sentenced to 14 years

China bans entry to 4 US religious freedom advisors in retaliation...

The US imposed sanctions on Dec. 10 on Chinese officials linked to human rights abuses in Xinjiang

US Senate passes bill banning goods made with forced labor in...

The proposed “Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act” is awaiting the signature of US President Joe Biden for it to become a law

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Tribunal finds China committed genocide against minorities in Xinjiang

The tribunal said China’s president, Xi Jinping, shared primary responsibility for the atrocities

New report finds China’s repression of Uyghurs continues outside its borders

The report lists more than 5,500 instances of warnings and threats to individuals and their family members in 22 countries

US Holocaust Museum reaffirms China’s crimes against humanity in Xinjiang

A report notes that China is committing crimes against humanity in its targeted persecution of Muslims living within its borders

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