Uyghur News (Saturday – Wednesday, February 20 – 24, 2021)

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Uyghur News (Monday – Friday, February 15 – 19, 2021)

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Uyghur News (Wednesday – Sunday, February 10 – 14, 2021)

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Uyghur News (Saturday – Tuesday, February 6 – 9, 2021)

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Uyghur News (Tuesday – Friday, February 2 – 5, 2021)

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Uyghur News (Saturday – Sunday, January 30 – February 1, 2021)

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Amelia Pang’s Book Explores The Human Cost Of Our Cheap Goods
https://www.hppr.org/post/amelia-changs-book-explores-human-cost-our-cheap-goods

UK should not strike trade deals with genocidal states
https://www.sundayguardianlive.com/opinion/uk-not-strike-trade-deals-genocidal-states

UK must do more to prevent genocide – Church leaders
https://www.christiantoday.com/article/uk.must.do.more.to.prevent.genocide.church.leaders/136303.htm

World War 3 fears: Biden ‘not man enough’ to stand up to China, claims expert
https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/1391004/world-war-3-news-Joe-Biden-xi-Jinping-china-frank-furedi

Opinion: Olympic Flame Of Suffering
https://www.npr.org/2021/01/30/962304598/opinion-olympic-flame-of-suffering

Vancouver miner says China trying to steal Xinjiang gold mine
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/politics/article-canadian-gold-mining-junior-accuses-china-of-stealing-the-firm/

China removes Uyghur language as medium of instruction in Xinjiang
https://www.aninews.in/news/world/us/china-removes-uyghur-language-as-medium-of-instruction-in-xinjiang20210131192933/

Ministers move to stop backbench revolt over UK courts’ role in genocide rulings
https://www.theguardian.com/law/2021/jan/31/ministers-backbench-revolt-uk-courts-genocide-china-uighurs-trade-bill-foreign-affairs-committee

Biden shows his hawkish side on China
https://www.ft.com/content/1f5b1cde-2164-406c-8535-368a624cca62

China threatens to ‘do nothing’ on climate change if US continues genocide accusations
https://www.skynews.com.au/details/_6227739267001

China Showcases ‘Happy’ Uighurs to Fend Off Genocide Claims
https://www.polygraph.info/a/fact-check-china-showcases-happy-uighurs-to-fend-off-genocide-claims-in-detention-centers/31076588.html

US must ‘impose cost’ on China for threat towards Taiwan, Ho …
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/80609793.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst

Pressure and propaganda – the reality of reporting Xinjiang
https://www.modernghana.com/news/1058653/pressure-and-propaganda-the-reality-of-reporting.html

Sen. Moran, colleagues reintroduce Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act
https://www.wibw.com/2021/01/30/sen-moran-colleagues-reintroduce-uyghur-forced-labor-prevention-act/

The logic of sanctions is appealing, but do not work with communist countries
https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/politics/opinion/300217185/the-logic-of-sanctions-is-appealing-but-do-not-work-with-communist-countries

Uyghur News (Wednesday – Friday, January 27 – 29, 2021)

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Retail Trade Groups Ask Congress to Act on Xinjiang Forced Labor
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-01-27/retail-trade-groups-ask-congress-to-act-on-xinjiang-forced-labor-kkftwdtb

Canadian Ruling Party Lawmaker Backs Call From Opposition to Label Xinjiang Abuses ‘Genocide’
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/genocide-01272021190736.html

Xinjiang Forced Labor Requires ‘Clear and Decisive Action’
https://sourcingjournal.com/topics/labor/xinjiang-forced-labor-cotton-cbp-aafa-nrf-rila-usfia-fdra-257982/

Holocaust Memorial Day: Jewish figures condemn Uighur persecution
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/1/27/holduk-jewish-leaders-use-holocaust-day-to-denounce-uighur-abuses

Genocide against the Uyghurs: Legal Grounds for the United States’ Bipartisan Genocide Determination
https://www.justsecurity.org/74388/genocide-against-the-uyghurs-legal-grounds-for-the-united-states-bipartisan-genocide-determination/

Biden Appointee: State Department Didn’t Follow Procedure for Uyghur Genocide Determination
https://www.nationalreview.com/corner/biden-appointee-state-department-didnt-follow-procedure-for-uyghur-genocide-determination/

Activists remember Holocaust by advocating for Uyghurs
https://www.baptiststandard.com/news/world/activists-remember-holocaust-by-advocating-for-uyghurs/

British Jews Condemn Uyghur Persecution In China On Holocaust Remembrance Day
http://www.businessworld.in/article/British-Jews-condemn-Uyghur-persecution-in-China-on-Holocaust-Remembrance-Day/28-01-2021-370656/

Religious Rights Advocates Remember Holocaust by Urging an End to Uyghur Persecution
https://www.christianheadlines.com/contributors/john-paluska/religious-rights-advocates-remember-holocaust-by-urging-an-end-to-uyghur-persecution.html

Blinken says his judgment that China committed genocide has not changed
https://www.business-standard.com/article/international/blinken-says-his-judgment-that-china-committed-genocide-has-not-changed-121012800101_1.html

RECOGNITION OF A UYGHUR GENOCIDE | CANADA NOT YET READY TO DECIDE
https://thetimeshub.in/recognition-of-a-uyghur-genocide-canada-not-yet-ready-to-decide/2985/

It is time for companies to step up efforts on forced labour
https://news.trust.org/item/20210127122031-t7c5e

Joint Statement From AAFA, FDRA, NRF, RILA, And USFIA Urging Clear And Decisive Action On XUAR
https://www.textileworld.com/textile-world/2021/01/joint-statement-from-aafa-fdra-nrf-rila-and-usfia-urging-clear-and-decisive-action-on-xuar/

With China’s treatment of Muslim Uighurs determined to be genocide, Biden administration under pressure to act
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/china-treatment-of-muslim-uighurs-determined-to-be-genocide-biden-administration-under-pressure-to-act/

‘Made in China’ Book Spotlights Uighur Forced Labor in Supply Chain
https://news.yahoo.com/made-china-book-spotlights-uighur-073505684.html

Turkish opposition party against China extradition pact
https://www.aa.com.tr/en/politics/turkish-opposition-party-against-china-extradition-pact/2124685

Are Canadians buying products allegedly made in forced labour camps?
https://www.thestar.com/podcasts/thismatters/2021/01/27/are-canadians-buying-products-allegedly-made-in-forced-labour-camps.html

Turkish Opposition Challenge Erdogan Over Uighur Silence
https://www.voanews.com/europe/turkish-opposition-challenge-erdogan-over-uighur-silence

China nixes Antony Blinken climate appeal over Uighur genocide claims
https://nypost.com/2021/01/28/china-nixes-blinken-climate-appeal-over-uighur-genocide-claims/

Jewish communities condemn China’s incarceration of Uighurs – it’s time to put human lives before economies
https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/letters/jewish-china-uighurs-reeducation-camp-b1794202.html

East Turkistan govt-in exile likens CCP with Nazis
https://www.bignewsnetwork.com/news/267674625/east-turkistan-govt-in-exile-likens-ccp-with-nazis-

These Student Activists Are Demanding the Fashion Industry “Free Uyghur Now”
https://www.popsugar.com/fashion/free-uyghur-now-fast-fashion-interview-48110104

Holocaust Memorial Day: Jews, Christians Say Genocide Is Happening Again—in Xinjiang
https://bitterwinter.org/holocaust-memorial-day-jews-christians-say-genocide-is-happening-again-in-xinjiang/

US Retail Trade Groups Ask Congress to Act on Xinjiang Forced Labour
https://www.businessoffashion.com/news/retail/us-retail-trade-groups-ask-congress-to-act-on-xinjiang-forced-labour

The Chinese Communist Party embodies aggression and tyranny
http://www.duqsm.com/the-chinese-communist-party-embodies-aggression-and-tyranny/

Uyghurs Losing Circumcision Traditions Under China’s Xinjiang Policies
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/circumcision-01292021181503.html

Surveilliance of Uyghurs Detailed in Chinese Police Database
https://theintercept.com/2021/01/29/china-uyghur-muslim-surveillance-police/

Uyghur Language Instruction Absent From Schools in Xinjiang’s Kelpin County
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/language-01292021173514.html

China Is Now Sending Twitter Users to Prison for Posts Most Chinese Can’t See
https://www.wsj.com/articles/china-is-now-sending-twitter-users-to-prison-for-posts-most-chinese-cant-see-11611932917

Marco Rubio Brings Back the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act
https://www.floridadaily.com/marco-rubio-brings-back-the-uyghur-forced-labor-prevention-act/

Keeping China accountable for Xinjiang
https://world.wng.org/2021/01/keeping_china_accountable_for_xinjiang

Campaigners urge UK government to act against genocide
https://www.indcatholicnews.com/news/41432

Graffiti equating Holocaust with Uighur persecution painted on monument
https://www.jpost.com/diaspora/antisemitism/frances-shoah-memorial-vandalised-on-holocaust-remembrance-day-656998

U.S. must be prepared to impose costs on China – Biden security adviser
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-sullivan-idUSKBN29Y2FC

MEPs set to block China trade deal over human rights concerns
https://www.independent.ie/business/irish/meps-set-to-block-china-trade-deal-over-human-rights-concerns-40028900.html

Uyghur News (Sunday – Tuesday, January 24 – 26, 2021)

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Canada urged to formally label China’s Uyghur persecution as genocide
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/politics/article-canada-urged-to-formally-label-chinas-uyghur-persecution-as-genocide/

Jewish leaders use Holocaust Day to decry persecution of Uighurs
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/jan/24/jewish-leaders-use-holocaust-day-to-decry-persecution-of-uighurs

Sen. Rick Scott to Biden Administration: stop sending taxpayer dollars to communist China
https://www.kcbd.com/2021/01/24/sen-rick-scott-biden-administration-stop-sending-taxpayer-dollars-communist-china/

Government of Canada Sets Compliance Expectations for Canadian Businesses Linked to Xinjiang, China
https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/government-of-canada-sets-compliance-6698834/

With the US now calling China’s treatment of the Uyghurs ‘genocide’, how should NZ respond?
https://theconversation.com/with-the-us-now-calling-chinas-treatment-of-the-uyghurs-genocide-how-should-nz-respond-153717

‘It Went on For Four Hours, Just to Film a Single Video’: Uyghur Former Camp Instructor
https://www.rfa.org/english/women/video-01262021130022.html

From Pompeo to Blinken, A Genocide Is a Genocide
https://bitterwinter.org/from-pompeo-to-blinken-a-genocide-is-a-genocide/

Listen to the millions of voices lost in the Holocaust
https://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/19039441.listen-millions-voices-lost-holocaust/

China’s human rights report card for 2020
https://www.pmldaily.com/news/world/2021/01/chinas-human-rights-report-card-for-2020.html

Your situation reminds me of Holocaust, rabbi tells daughter of imprisoned Uyghur woman
https://www.thejc.com/news/uk/your-situation-reminds-me-of-holocaust-rabbi-tells-daughter-of-imprisoned-uyghur-woman-1.511141

Uyghur Muslims Remember The Holocaust, As The CCP Looks To Repeat It
https://thetaiwantimes.com/uyghur-muslims-remember-the-holocaust-as-the-ccp-looks-to-repeat-it/

Chinese Government Sponsors Facial Recognition Technology to Detect Uyghurs
https://www.theepochtimes.com/chinese-government-sponsors-facial-recognition-technology-to-detect-uyghurs_3672762.html

Lord Alton to battle on for genocide ruling
https://www.thetablet.co.uk/news/13794/lord-alton-to-battle-on-for-genocide-ruling

Activist urges Biden to fight for all enslaved Uyghurs
https://www.sify.com/news/activist-urges-biden-to-fight-for-all-enslaved-uyghurs-news-international-vb0jThhcfhgia.html

The United States should Give Hong Kongers And Uighurs A Ticket To Freedom
https://thefederalist.com/2021/01/26/the-united-states-should-give-hong-kongers-and-uighurs-a-ticket-to-freedom/#

China seized my sister. Biden must fight for her and all enslaved Uighurs.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2021/01/25/china-seized-my-sister-biden-must-fight-her-all-enslaved-uighurs/

The Holocaust is screaming to be heard. It’s time we listened.
https://www.varsity.co.uk/opinion/20554

SMHRIC: Secretary of State Pompeo Meets with Human Rights Campaigners (update)

SMHRIC
December 3, 2020
New York
On December 3, 2020, Southern Mongolian representatives Mr. Enghebatu Togochog, Director of the Southern Mongolian Human Rights Information Center and Mr. Dugarjab L. Hotala, founder and Director of InterMongol Network, met with the United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the United States Department of State.

The meeting was organized by the Committee on Present Danger: China and the Captive Nations Coalition. Headed by Mr. Frank Gaffney, Vice Chairman of CPDC, Ms. Dede Laugesen, Executive Director of Save the Persecuted Christians, and Mr. Kim Se Hoon, Director of the Captive Nations Coalition, the delegation included representatives from Southern Mongolia, Tibet, East Turkistan, Hong Kong, Kazakhstan and Falun Gong practitioners.

Following the meeting with the Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the delegates also had meetings with the Assistant Secretary of State Robert A. Destro, Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary Ken Cuccinelli and Congressman Scott Perry.

Southern Mongolian representatives highlighted the Chinese Government’s ongoing cultural genocide as well as other atrocities the Chinese Communist Party committed in Southern Mongolia after the sovereign nation was occupied by the communist regime in 1949.

Southern Mongolian representatives Mr. Enghebatu Togochog (left 6) and Mr. Dugarjab L. Hotala (left 4) along with the Committee on Present Danger China members and other captive nations representatives, meet with the United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (center), Assistant Secretary Robert A. Destro (left 1) and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s top advisor Miles Yu (Yu Maochun, right 1)

Uyghur News (Tuesday- Wednesday, January 19 – 20, 2021)

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U.S. secretary of state nominee Blinken sees strong foundation for bipartisan China policy
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-biden-state-china/u-s-secretary-of-state-nominee-blinken-sees-strong-foundation-for-bipartisan-china-policy-idUSKBN29O2GB?il=0

Pompeo Accuses China of ‘Genocide,’ With Support From Successor
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-01-19/pompeo-labels-uighur-crackdown-genocide-in-final-shot-at-china?srnd=markets-vp

Biden Team Hints at Keeping Trump’s Tough Line Toward China
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-01-19/yellen-says-u-s-prepared-to-take-on-china-s-abusive-practices

Uyghur activist calls for help to end ‘genocide’ in China
https://www.bignewsnetwork.com/news/267580974/uyghur-activist-calls-for-help-to-end-genocide-in-china

Sasse Warns U.S. Not ‘Taking the Uyghur Genocide Seriously’
https://www.nationalreview.com/news/sasse-warns-u-s-not-taking-the-uyghur-genocide-seriously/?itm_source=parsely-api?utm_source=recirc-desktop&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=right-rail&utm_content=recommended&utm_term=second

Jewish, Muslim and Christian leaders urge MPs to back Uyghur amendment
https://jewishnews.timesofisrael.com/jewish-muslim-and-christian-leaders-urge-mps-to-back-uyghur-amendment/

Solar Industry Pushed To Examine Supply Chain After Reports of Forced Labor in China
https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/solar-industry-pushed-to-examine-supply-chain-after-reports-of-forced-labor-in-china

UK considers genocide clause for post-Brexit trade deals over Uighur issue
https://www.dailysabah.com/world/europe/uk-considers-genocide-clause-for-post-brexit-trade-deals-over-uighur-issue

U.S. Says China Is Committing Genocide Against Uighur Muslims
https://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-declares-chinas-treatment-of-uighur-muslims-to-be-genocide-11611081555

China’s Oppression of Muslims in Xinjiang, Explained
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/20/world/asia/china-genocide-uighurs-explained.html

U.S., Canadian and U.K. Governments Put Additional Pressure on Xinjiang Sourcing and Related Corporate Compliance Programs
https://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=b3b40fb3-a73b-4c6e-a55b-5a36c7c0a622

Custom WRO prohibits all imports of cotton and tomato products from Xinjiang
https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/custom-wro-prohibits-all-imports-of-3519313/

EXPLAINER: What’s next after US accused China of genocide
https://lasvegassun.com/news/2021/jan/21/explainer-whats-next-after-us-accused-china-of-gen/

Genocide in Xinjiang: The Word is No Longer Taboo
https://bitterwinter.org/genocide-in-xinjiang-the-word-is-no-longer-taboo/

Uyghur Rights Group Applauds US’ Atrocity Determination Of Chinese Genocide
http://www.businessworld.in/article/Uyghur-rights-group-applauds-US-atrocity-determination-of-Chinese-genocide/20-01-2021-367711/

Pompeo Says China Guilty of Genocide Against Uyghur Muslims
https://www.democracynow.org/2021/1/20/headlines/pompeo_says_china_guilty_of_genocide_against_uyghur_muslims

Board supported amendment to stop UK trade deals with ‘genocidal’ regimes falls just short in Commons vote
https://www.thejc.com/news/uk/board-supported-amendment-to-stop-uk-trade-deals-with-genocidal-regimes-falls-just-short-1.510890

FREE UYGHUR NOW SUPPORTS U.S. STATE DEPARTMENT’S “GENOCIDE” DESIGNATION FOR ATROCITIES IN CHINA
https://www.valuewalk.com/free-uyghur-now-chinas-atrocities-genocide