Category Archives: Eastern Turkestan

Uyghur News ( Tuesday, July 28, 2020)

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

– Activists are urging big brands to eradicate traces of human rights abuse in Xinjiang from their supply chains
https://edition.cnn.com/2020/07/28/business/uyghurs-xinjiang-forced-labor-brands-intl-hnk/index.html

– Covid-19 outbreak in Xinjiang prompts fears of spread inside China’s camps
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/jul/28/covid-19-outbreak-in-xinjiang-prompts-fears-of-spread-inside-chinas-camps

– High time for world to question China’s genocide of Uyghurs, says activist
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/china/high-time-for-world-to-question-chinas-genocide-of-uyghurs-says-activist/articleshow/77215921.cms

– Concentration camps and forced labor: China’s repression of the Uighurs, explained
https://www.vox.com/2020/7/28/21333345/uighurs-china-internment-camps-forced-labor-xinjiang

– 5 real steps the US could take to help Uighurs in China
https://www.vox.com/2020/7/28/21337081/china-uighurs-muslims-trump-forced-labor-help

Uyghur News ( Sunday – Monday, July 26 – 27, 2020)

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

– Top EU official slams Volkswagen as ‘complicit’ in Chinese oppression
https://www.politico.com/news/2020/07/26/china-uiighur-volkswagen-eu-381970

– U.S. sanctions architect of Uyghur internment (July 27)
https://ge.usembassy.gov/u-s-sanctions-architect-of-uyghur-internment-july-27/

– Uyghur Turks in Istanbul protest against China
https://www.aa.com.tr/en/pg/photo-gallery/uyghur-turks-in-istanbul-protest-against-china

– Ekrem Mehmet: No Welcome, No Goodbye
https://bitterwinter.org/ekrem-mehmet-no-welcome-no-goodbye/

– The Uighurs’ suffering deserves targeted solutions, not anti-Chinese posturing
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/jul/27/the-uighurs-suffering-deserves-targeted-solutions-not-anti-chinese-posturing

– Wall Street turns a blind eye to atrocities committed in China
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/wall-street-turns-a-blind-eye-to-atrocities-committed-in-china-2020-07-25

– Xinjiang is another Bangladesh waiting to happen, says activist Lily Harding
https://www.indiablooms.com/world-details/SA/25259/xinjiang-is-another-bangladesh-waiting-to-happen-says-activist-lily-harding.html

– Genocide or not, the Uighurs need urgent international support
https://www.ft.com/content/8b712431-8c39-40a3-9390-c4d53624139f

– NBA cuts ties with China’s Xinjiang region
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/nba-cuts-ties-with-chinas-xinjiang-region/

Uyghur News ( Friday – Saturday, July 24 – 25, 2020)

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

– China is systematically detaining Uighurs — and the world isn’t doing enough about it
https://www.vox.com/2020/7/24/21337172/china-detaining-uighur-muslims-worldly-podcast

– Chinese Ambassador Confronted with Uighur Footage on Camera
https://www.nationalreview.com/corner/chinese-ambassador-confronted-with-uighur-footage-on-camera/

– EU must sanction Chinese leaders involved in Uighur oppression, legislators say
https://www.politico.com/news/2020/07/24/china-uighurs-europe-sanctions-381080

– China’s vanishing Uighur graveyards
https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/chinas-vanishing-uighur-graveyards-2ggld5lxp

– China’s Pushback: Beijing questions Western reporting on Xinjiang
https://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/listeningpost/2020/07/china-pushback-beijing-questions-western-reporting-xinjiang-200725065150345.html

-Mainland China reports 34 new coronavirus cases, including 20 in Xinjiang
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-cases/mainland-china-reports-34-new-coronavirus-cases-including-20-in-xinjiang-idUSKCN24Q02E

– Xinjiang is likely another Bangladesh waiting to happen with a population that dreads govt: Activist
https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/xinjiang-is-likely-another-bangladesh-waiting-to-happen-activist/articleshow/77164053.cms

– ‘Millions In Camps, Abortions, Genocide’: EU Asks UN To Probe China’s Xinjiang Atrocities
https://www.republicworld.com/world-news/europe/eu-asks-un-to-probe-chinas-atrocities-in-xinjiang.html

– The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act in Congress
https://www.borgenmagazine.com/the-uyghur-forced-labor-prevention-act/

– Nike should quit lecturing on social justice — and atone for using slave labor in China
https://nypost.com/2020/07/25/nike-should-quit-lecturing-on-social-justice-and-atone-for-using-slave-labor-in-china/

Uyghur News ( Wednesday – Thursday, July 22 – 23, 2020)

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

– Xinjiang Authorities Instruct Residents to Mislead Investigators Over Population Controls
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/investigators-07222020150455.html

– France wants observers to check China’s Uighur region
https://euobserver.com/tickers/148999

– Glavin: Canada cowers instead of helping China’s persecuted Uighurs
https://theprovince.com/opinion/glavin-canada-cowers-instead-of-helping-chinas-persecuted-uighurs/wcm/f003e44a-8991-486c-9387-a522aef72bee

– Top 10 world news today: Houston consulate row, China on Uighurs and more
https://www.wionews.com/world/top-10-world-news-today-houston-consulate-row-china-on-uighurs-and-more-315209

– What Is Known About China’s Forced Sterilization of Uighur Women
https://ricochet.com/podcast/problematic-women/what-is-known-about-chinas-forced-sterilization-of-uighur-women/

– Coalition Brings Pressure to End Forced Uighur Labor
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/23/fashion/uighur-forced-labor-cotton-fashion.html

– We have concerns over human rights abuses against Uyghur Muslims in China’s Xinjiang: British High Commissioner Sir Philip Barton.
https://www.devdiscourse.com/article/newsalert/1140529-we-have-concerns-over-human-rights-abuses-against-uyghur-muslims-in-chinas-xinjiang-british-high-commissioner-sir-philip-b

– Nike Says China-based Supplier Sent All Uyghur Workers Home Amid Forced Labor Allegations
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/nike-07212020174533.html

– The Board of Deputies of British Jews compares China to Nazi Germany over treatment of Uyghurs
https://ejpress.org/the-board-of-deputies-of-british-jews-compares-china-to-nazi-germany-over-treatment-of-uyghurs/

– US BLACKLISTS 11 COMPANIES FOR UYGHUR OPPRESSION
https://www.valuewalk.com/2020/07/us-sanctions-china-uyghur-oppression/

– U.S. state official testifies China is working to steal U.S. COVID-19 technologies
https://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2020/07/22/US-state-official-testifies-China-is-working-to-steal-US-COVID-19-technologies/2401595431496/

– Apple and Nike urged to cut ‘China Uighur ties’
https://www.bbc.com/news/business-53481253

– China is pursuing ‘demographic genocide’ against Uighurs, leading scholar says
https://www.france24.com/en/asia-pacific/20200723-china-is-pursuing-demographic-genocide-against-uighurs-leading-scholar-says

– My people are being murdered by China
https://www.thejc.com/comment/opinion/my-people-are-being-murdered-by-china-1.501841

Uyghur News ( Tuesday, July 21, 2020)

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

– US sanctions 11 Chinese companies over human rights abuses in Xinjiang
https://edition.cnn.com/2020/07/21/business/us-sanctions-china-companies-xinjiang-intl-hnk/index.html

– Pompeo and Johnson discussed China’s actions in Hong Kong and Xinjiang
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-britain-johnson/pompeo-and-johnson-discussed-chinas-actions-in-hong-kong-and-xinjiang-idUSKCN24M1RT

– China’s Xinjiang Region Becomes Another CCP Virus Hotspot
https://www.theepochtimes.com/chinas-xinjiang-region-becomes-another-ccp-virus-hotspot_3432390.html

– Hypocrisy from the top over China’s oppressed Uyghur minority
https://socialistworker.co.uk/art/50391/Hypocrisy+from+the+top+over+Chinas+oppressed+

– Hawley accuses LeBron, Nike, NBA of profiting off slave labor in China
https://www.foxnews.com/politics/hawley-accuses-lebron-nike-nba-of-profiting-off-slave-labor-in-china

– The West failed to stop the Holocaust – now we’re failing the Uyghurs
https://www.spectator.co.uk/article/the-west-failed-to-stop-the-holocaust-now-we-re-failing-the-uyghurs

Uyghur News ( Monday, July 20, 2020)

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

– Xinjiang capital in ‘wartime’ lockdown over spike in coronavirus cases
https://edition.cnn.com/2020/07/20/asia/coronavirus-xinjiang-urumqi-intl-hnk/index.html

– US blacklists 11 more Chinese firms over treatment of Uygurs in Xinjiang
https://www.scmp.com/news/world/united-states-canada/article/3093992/us-blacklists-more-11-chinese-firms-over-treatment

– Xinjiang Authorities Conceal Information About Latest Virus Outbreak as Citizens Panic
https://www.theepochtimes.com/xinjiang-authorities-conceal-information-about-latest-virus-outbreak-as-citizens-panic_3431381.html

– Asia Today: Outbreak in northwest China spreads to 2nd city
https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/asia-today-outbreak-northwest-china-spreads-2nd-city-71872163

Uyghur News ( Saturday, July 18, 2020)

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

– Asia Today: China battles new outbreak in far west Xinjiang
https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/asia-today-morrison-scraps-parliament-meet-virus-spreads-71853019

– Horrors Beyond Comprehension: Disappearing Uyghur Children
https://www.news18.com/news/opinion/horrors-beyond-comprehension-disappearing-uyghur-children-2722915.html

– “Uighur atrocities could be worst crimes since The Holocaust”
https://www.lbc.co.uk/radio/presenters/iain-dale/uighur-muslims-genocide-the-worst-crime-since-the-holocaust/

– UK’s Raab says clear Uighurs in China suffered human rights abuses
https://www.capebretonpost.com/news/world/uks-raab-says-clear-uighurs-in-china-suffered-human-rights-abuses-475010/

Explained: How Uyghur and Tibetans faced systemic destruction under Chinese President Xi Jinping
https://zeenews.india.com/world/explained-how-uyghur-and-tibetans-faced-systemic-destruction-under-chinese-president-xi-jinping-2296788.html

Uyghur News ( Thursday, July 16, 2020)

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

– The World’s Most Technologically Sophisticated Genocide Is Happening in Xinjiang
https://foreignpolicy.com/2020/07/15/uighur-genocide-xinjiang-china-surveillance-sterilization/

– China foreign ministry says Pompeo welcome to visit Xinjiang
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-mofa/china-foreign-ministry-says-pompeo-welcome-to-visit-xinjiang-idUSKCN24H14K

– 13 tonnes of hair taken from China’s Uyghur Muslims has ‘Nazi resonance’
https://jewishnews.timesofisrael.com/13-tonnes-of-hair-taken-from-chinas-uyghur-muslims-has-nazi-resonance/

– How China Bought Muslim Rulers’ Acquiescence to Its Persecution of the Uighurs
https://mosaicmagazine.com/picks/politics-current-affairs/2020/07/how-china-bought-muslim-rulers-acquiescence-to-its-persecution-of-the-uighurs/

Uyghur News ( Wednesday, July 15, 2020)

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

– The World’s Most Technologically Sophisticated Genocide Is Happening in Xinjiang
https://foreignpolicy.com/2020/07/15/uighur-genocide-xinjiang-china-surveillance-sterilization/

– Sterilizations, IUDs, and Mandatory Birth Control: The CCP’s Campaign to Suppress Uyghur Birth Rates in Xinjiang
https://jamestown.org/program/sterilizations-iuds-and-mandatory-birth-control-the-ccps-campaign-to-suppress-uyghur-birth-rates-in-xinjiang/

– Uyghurs bussed across China for forced labour in factories – new footage
https://www.channel4.com/news/uyghurs-bussed-across-china-for-forced-labour-in-factories-new-footage

– Indoor Air And COVID-19 Spread; Forced Labor Of Uyghur Muslims In China
https://www.wbur.org/hereandnow/2020/07/15/july-15-2020-hn-one

– Uyghur Exile Groups Seek International Criminal Court Probe of Chinese Officials For ‘Genocide’
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/icc-07152020134752.html

Uyghur News ( Wednesday, July 14, 2020)

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

– Legal expert: forced birth control of Uighur women is genocide – can China be put on trial?
https://theconversation.com/legal-expert-forced-birth-control-of-uighur-women-is-genocide-can-china-be-put-on-trial-142414

– Revealed: New videos expose China’s forced migration of Uyghurs during the pandemic
https://rappler.com/technology/features/new-videos-expose-china-forced-migration-uyghurs-during-pandemic

– Are Uyghurs Really Freed from Internment Camps?
https://bitterwinter.org/are-uyghurs-really-freed-from-internment-camps/