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Pakistan raises treatment of Uyghurs with China

The Nation, a respected Pakistani newspaper, has this noteworthy report: Pakistan has demanded China to soften restrictions…

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Will the U.S. sanction China over its Muslim ‘re-education’ camps?

Over the past year, a vast system of extralegal internment camps for Muslims in China’s far-western region of Xinjiang…

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Xinjiang, and a journalist expelled from China

Yesterday, BuzzFeed’s Beijing bureau chief, Megha Rajagopalan, tweeted: It is bittersweet to leave Beijing after spending six…

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Re-education camps in China’s ‘no-rights zone’ for Muslims: What everyone needs to know

Adem yoq — “Everybody’s gone.”  A human rights atrocity is unfolding in western China, where the “entire…

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Propaganda about Xinjiang re-education camps

On Monday, China said there were “no such thing as re-education…

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A hotpot of mixed up news

In no particular order: The future of a bitcoin billionaire Bitmain is the dominant force in bitcoin and cryptocurrency…

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Xinjiang in the spotlight at forthcoming UN hearing

Today, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Geneva time (4 a.m. – 7 a.m. EST, or starting 4 p.m….

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The ‘happiest Muslims in the world’ and their GPS trackers

“How the ‘Happiest Muslims in the World’ are coping with…

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A police state of historic proportion: Criminal arrests up 731 percent in Xinjiang

Xinjiang, the farthest west and most heavily Muslim jurisdiction under Beijing’s rule, has become a 

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New burial artifacts discovered in Xinjiang

These findings, which included a horse skeleton, shed light on what life was like in Xinjiang more than 2,000…

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$9 billion spent on surveillance tech in Xinjiang in 2017

Evidence of a vast system of “re-education camps” in Xinjiang  is growing even as the Chinese…

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A chill for Uyghurs sweeps across the Mediterranean

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu announced on August 3 that his government, led by the increasingly autocratic Tayyip…

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Muslims in Xinjiang up to age 16 must change ‘overly religious’ names

A ban on “overly religious” baby names in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region that SupChina

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Xinjiang bans names ‘that smack of religious extremism’

Radio Free Asia, a U.S. government-funded media organization, reports that “authorities in the northwestern region of…

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The robot Chinese journalists are coming

  Robots rise as Chinese journalists give up on the profession Xinhua News Agency breathlessly reports that it has…

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