Category Archives: human dignity

Uyghur News ( Thursday, April 2, 2020)

Most links listed below can also be found at: http://uyghuremergency.org/

– Hotels Penalized for ‘Insufficient Control’ of Uyghur Guests
https://bitterwinter.org/hotels-penalized-for-insufficient-control-of-uyghur-guests/

– Report: China Forcing Uyghur Health Workers into Coronavirus Treatment Centers
https://www.breitbart.com/asia/2020/04/02/report-china-forcing-uyghur-health-workers-coronavirus-treatment-centers/

– Did China use slave labor to keep factories open during coronavirus?
https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/did-china-use-slave-labor-to-keep-factories-open-during-coronavirus-88330

– Uyghur Health Workers Forced to Treat Virus Patients in Xinjiang’s Makeshift Quarantine Centers
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/workers-04012020175724.html

Uyghur News ( Tuesday – Wednesday, March 31 – April 01, 2020)

Most links listed below can also be found at: http://uyghuremergency.org/

Schools in Xinjiang Reopen Despite Ongoing Threat of Coronavirus Infection
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/schools-03312020162823.html

In Xinjiang, Ethnic Kazakhs Suffer alongside Uyghurs
https://www.geopoliticalmonitor.com/in-xinjiang-ethnic-kazakhs-suffer-alongside-uyghurs/

PETITION: STAND UP FOR UYGHUR MUSLIMS IN CHINA
https://www.fairplanet.org/story/petition-stand-up-for-uyghur-muslims-in-china/

Coronavirus, Japan’s Economy, Uighurs: Your Tuesday Briefing
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/30/briefing/coronavirus-japan-economy-olympics-uighurs.html

Former Xinjiang police chief arrested in bribery investigation, say Chinese prosecutors
https://www.scmp.com/news/china/politics/article/3077987/former-head-xinjiangs-agriculture-department-arrested-taking

Uyghur Health Workers Forced to Treat Virus Patients in Xinjiang’s Makeshift Quarantine Centers
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/workers-04012020175724.html

Did China use slave labor to keep factories open during coronavirus?
https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/did-china-use-slave-labor-to-keep-factories-open-during-coronavirus-88330

Coronavirus: Uyghurs Deported to Other Provinces as Slave Laborers to Restart Economy
https://bitterwinter.org/coronavirus-uyghurs-deported-as-slave-laborers-to-restart-economy/

‘Heaviness In The Stomach’: A Uyghur Daughter Alone In America On Her Birthday During A Pandemic
https://supchina.com/2020/04/01/a-uyghur-daughter-alone-in-america-during-a-pandemic/

Uyghur News ( Saturday – Monday, March 28-30, 2020)

Most links listed below can also be found at: http://uyghuremergency.org/

– Divest from Chinese tech companies over Uyghur killings, NGOs tell Norway
https://www.aninews.in/news/world/europe/divest-from-chinese-tech-companies-over-uyghur-killings-ngos-tell-norway20200328220959/

– Forced Labor: Government And Industry Groups Intensify Focus On Xinjiang
https://www.mondaq.com/unitedstates/International-Law/909202/Forced-Labor-Government-And-Industry-Groups-Intensify-Focus-On-Xinjiang

– The False Promise of the Surveillance State
https://www.the-american-interest.com/2020/03/30/the-false-promise-of-the-surveillance-state/

Uyghur News ( Friday, March 27, 2020)

Most links listed below can also be found at: http://uyghuremergency.org/

– From Xinjiang to Germany: how did Islamophobia become a global phenomenon?
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/mar/27/xinjiang-germany-islamophobia-global-phenomenon

– Uyghur High School Teacher Detained in Xinjiang Internment Camp
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/teacher-03272020155746.html

– PRISON SENTENCE FOR UYGHUR SINGER PART OF CHINA’S EFFORTS TO ERADICATE UYGHUR CULTURE
https://pen.org/press-release/prison-sentence-for-uyghur-singer-part-of-chinas-efforts-to-eradicate-uyghur-culture/

Uyghur News ( Wednesday, March 25, 2020)

Most links listed below can also be found at: http://uyghuremergency.org/

– Uyghur Singer Rashida Dawut Sentenced to Prison Term by Xinjiang Authorities
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/singer-03242020165319.html

– China using Uyghurs from Xinjiang camps as cover-up for new coronavirus cases, alleges Taiwanese think tank
https://www.indiatvnews.com/news/india/china-using-uyghurs-from-xinjiang-camps-as-cover-up-for-new-coronavirus-cases-alleges-taiwanese-think-tank-601467

– ‘He’s in a Prison in Urumqi’: Wife of Jailed Uyghur Medicine Wholesaler
https://www.rfa.org/english/women/prison-03252020175442.html

– China’s Weak Excuse to Block Investigations in Xinjiang
https://www.hrw.org/news/2020/03/25/chinas-weak-excuse-block-investigations-xinjiang#

Uyghur News ( Friday – Tuesday, March 20-24, 2020)

Most links listed below can also be found at: http://uyghuremergency.org/

Xinjiang County Sends Uyghur Camp Detainees to Prison, Interior of China
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/transfers-03192020163257.html

U.S. lawmakers seek to ban forced-labour goods from China
https://fashionunited.uk/news/business/u-s-lawmakers-seek-to-ban-forced-labour-goods-from-china/2020032048088

Holding China Accountable For Its Mistreatment Of Ethnic Uyghurs
https://theowp.org/holding-china-accountable-for-its-mistreatment-of-ethnic-uyghurs/

The U.S. Should Do More to Tackle Forced Labor in XinJiang
https://www.heritage.org/asia/commentary/the-us-should-do-more-tackle-forced-labor-xinjiang

More Evidence About Camps and Prisons for Uyghurs in Xinjiang
https://bitterwinter.org/more-evidence-about-camps-and-prisons-for-uyghurs-in-xinjiang/

Uyghur News ( Monday – Wednesday, March 16-18, 2020)

Most links listed below can also be found at: http://uyghuremergency.org/

– US bill would ban imports from Xinjiang
https://www.ecotextile.com/2020031625844/materials-production-news/us-bill-would-ban-imports-from-xinjiang.html

– Association condemns forced labor in China
https://myhfa.org/association-condemns-forced-labor-in-china/

– The Persecution of Uighur Muslims —What You Should Know
https://www.salient.org.nz/news/the-persecution-of-uighur-muslims-what-you-should-know

– CONGRESS ADDRESSES FORCED LABOR OF UYGHURS, OTHER GROUPS IN CHINA
https://sojo.net/articles/congress-addresses-forced-labor-uyghurs-other-groups-china

– ‘The Thing I Feared Has Already Happened’: Daughter of Jailed Uyghur Civil Servant
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/daughter-03172020105132.html

– Making a Killing: Dozens of Corporations Found Benefiting from Forced Uyghur Muslim Labor
https://www.albawaba.com/news/making-killing-dozens-corporations-found-benefiting-forced-uyghur-muslim-labor-1344888

– Your favorite Nikes might be made from forced labor. Here’s why
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2020/03/17/your-favorite-nikes-might-be-made-forced-labor-heres-why/

– Forced Labor: Government and Industry Groups Intensify Focus on Xinjiang
https://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=7d1be1e9-9d5a-4830-b997-9ecb592e1308

– Church of Almighty God Members Tortured in Xinjiang’s Camps
https://bitterwinter.org/church-of-almighty-god-members-tortured-in-xinjiangs-camps/

Uyghur News ( Saturday – Sunday, March 14-15, 2020)

Most links listed below can also be found at: http://uyghuremergency.org/

– Karluk: I, a Uyghur, denounce Chinese fascism in Xinjiang
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Karluk:-I,-a-Uyghur,-denounce-Chinese-fascism-in-Xinjiang-49552.html

– A Special School In Turkey For Kids Of Uighurs Caught In China’s Crackdown
https://www.npr.org/2020/03/14/815809207/a-special-school-in-turkey-for-kids-of-uighurs-caught-in-chinas-crackdown

– Uighurs in forced labour may have made the screen you’re using to read this story. Canada is doing nothing to stop it
https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2020/03/12/uighurs-in-forced-labour-may-have-made-the-screen-youre-using-to-read-this-story-canada-is-doing-nothing-to-stop-it.html

– Xinjiang Camps Were Built as Prisons, Their Builders Expose
https://bitterwinter.org/xinjiang-camps-were-built-as-prisons/

– Chinese Kazakh Survivor Honored With State Department Award
https://www.voanews.com/extremism-watch/chinese-kazakh-survivor-honored-state-department-award

– Supplying Our Consumption: Uighur Muslims Are Forced Into Factory Labour Suggests New Report
https://theowp.org/supplying-our-consumption-uighur-muslims-are-forced-into-factory-labour-suggests-new-report/

Uyghur News ( Friday, March 13, 2020)

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– US Report Finds Widespread Forced Uyghur Labor in China
https://thediplomat.com/2020/03/us-report-finds-widespread-forced-uyghur-labor-in-china/

– Uyghur, Falun Gong Detainees Likely Source For China’s Organ Market: Report
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/organs-03122020163712.html

– ‘I Thought It Would Be Safe’: Uighurs In Turkey Now Fear China’s Long Arm
https://www.npr.org/2020/03/13/800118582/i-thought-it-would-be-safe-uighurs-in-turkey-now-fear-china-s-long-arm

– US Officials Push New Efforts to Address Beijing’s Suppression of Xinjiang Uyghurs
https://www.theepochtimes.com/us-officials-push-new-efforts-to-address-beijings-suppression-of-xinjiang-uyghurs_3270618.html

Uyghur News ( Thursday, March 12, 2020)

Most links listed below can also be found at: http://uyghuremergency.org/

I was in China doing Research when I saw my Uyghur Friends Disappear
https://intpolicydigest.org/2020/03/12/i-was-in-china-doing-research-when-i-saw-my-uyghur-friends-disappear/

U.S. human rights report raps China’s Uyghur abuse, notes Ghosn arrest
https://english.kyodonews.net/news/2020/03/ba8909c9db80-update1-us-human-rights-report-raps-chinas-uygur-abuse-notes-ghosn-arrest.html

Muslim Brotherhood-Affiliated Canadian Imam Hussein Amer: The Chinese Eat Aborted Human Fetuses; Coronavirus Is Allah’s Punishment For Their Treatment Of Uyghur Muslims
https://www.memri.org/reports/muslim-brotherhood-affiliated-canadian-imam-hussein-amer-chinese-eat-aborted-human-fetuses

‘Brands Have Real Leverage Here,’ Says Worker Rights Advocate on China Forced Labor
https://theunionjournal.com/brands-have-real-leverage-here-says-worker-rights-advocate-on-china-forced-labor/

Nike Slumps as NBA Suspends Season, U.S. Lawmakers Target Ban on Forced Labor Goods
https://www.thestreet.com/investing/nike-slumps-as-nba-suspends-seasonbill-targets-forced-labor

Evidence: China Executes Political Prisoners to Harvest Organs
https://www.amgreatness.com/2020/03/11/evidence-china-executes-political-prisoners-to-harvest-organs/

I spoke to a Uighur escapee who might never see his family in China again – what he told me was horrifying
https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/china-uighur-camps-xinjiang-torture-refugee-asylum-xi-a9396426.html

New US bill could ban imported Chinese goods from Xinjiang amid forced labor concerns
https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/11/politics/us-china-xinjiang-forced-labor-intl-hnk/index.html

UN: Rights Body Needs to Step Up on Xinjiang Abuses
https://www.hrw.org/news/2020/03/12/un-rights-body-needs-step-xinjiang-abuses

Xinjiang’s Camps Are ‘Ideal’ Settings for Infections to Spread
https://bitterwinter.org/xinjiangs-camps-are-ideal-settings-for-infections-to-spread/