Background to the situation for the Uighurs

From: Reflections...

[5 December 2019] Follow the Campaign for Justice for the Uighurs here. Below please find background material. A new IHRC report will be released in 2020.

PHOTO ESSAY: REFLECTIONS ON CHINESE POLICY IN XINJIANG-UIGHUR AUTONOMOUS REGION (2010)

This photo essay provides an eyewitness account of a brutal pre-planned crackdown on Muslims in July 2009, as well as an overview of population transfers, the destruction of religious and cultural life, economic and social marginalisation and political persecution.

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BRIEFING: Young-Uyghur Women Transferred from Rural China for Forced Labour in Eastern Urban Areas (2008)

This transfer programme should be placed within the context of the wider-scale phenomenon of suppression and human rights abuses perpetrated by the Chinese authorities against the Uyghur community.

UN Document: Islamic Human Rights Commission’s written statement on China in relation to the Universal Periodic Review (2008)