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Why are Central Asian countries so quiet on Uighur persecution?

Original article published by Al Jazeera, excerpt from article: Some Uighur activists warn that with its loans, investments, infrastructure projects...
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Why are Central Asian countries so quiet on Uighur persecution?

Uyghurs call on International Community to send Humanitarian Aid to East Turkistan

Weekly Uyghur Demonstration : Friday, February 21, 2020 (week 90) Friday February 21, 2020: Peaceful Weekly demonstration in front of...
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Uyghurs call on International Community to send Humanitarian Aid to East Turkistan

Leaked documents reveal details on China’s Concentration Camps in East Turkistan.

A leaked document from Qarqash in East Turkistan details the personal information of some 3,000 Uyghurs. It gives violation of...
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Leaked documents reveal details on China’s Concentration Camps in East Turkistan.

Uyghurs call on US & WHO to send monitors & health professionals into East Turkistan

https://youtu.be/jQt0OvppUxA Friday February 14, 2020: Peaceful Weekly demonstration in front of The White House calling on the United States and...
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Uyghurs call on US & WHO to send monitors & health professionals into East Turkistan

China maybe “quarantining” suspected coronavirus victims in concentration camps and prisons alongside millions of Uyghurs

We believe that China maybe "quarantining" Uyghurs who they suspect of having the coronavirus in concentration camps and prisons where...
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China maybe “quarantining” suspected coronavirus victims in concentration camps and prisons alongside millions of Uyghurs

Canada ‘must do more’ to help free Canadian Citizen Huseyin Celil

Huseyin Celil, a Uyghur activist, who is a Canadian citizen has been imprisoned in China for nearly 14 years on...
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Canada ‘must do more’ to help free Canadian Citizen Huseyin Celil

East Turkistanis Commemorated the 23rd Anniversary of the Ghulja Massacre and called on the US for support

WASHINGTON, DC - February 5, 2020 Uyghurs and other East Turkistanis led by ETNAM in the United States commemorated the...
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East Turkistanis Commemorated the 23rd Anniversary of the Ghulja Massacre and called on the US for support

East Turkistanis praise Secretary Pompeo for raising their issue with Central Asian Republics

Originally posted on the website of the East Turkistan Government in Exile: Statement below attributable to the ETGE’s Minister of...
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East Turkistanis praise Secretary Pompeo for raising their issue with Central Asian Republics

Trump and Congress should partner on China’s human rights — and on Taiwan

"Congress’s strong determination to take on China’s deplorable human rights record in Tibet, East Turkestan/Xinjiang and Hong Kong, and to...
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Trump and Congress should partner on China’s human rights — and on Taiwan

Pompeo visits Kazakhstan and warns of China

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Kazakhstan this weekend, where he called on Kazakhstan and other Central Asian countries...
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Pompeo visits Kazakhstan and warns of China

Welcome to the World East Turkistan National Awakening Movement

The East Turkistan National Awakening Movement (ETNAM) is a nonviolent movement to end China’s occupation and oppression in East Turkistan. Our goal is to restore East Turkistan’s Independence as a democratic, open, pluralistic Republic guaranteeing Human Rights and Freedom for all. ETNAM is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit human rights and political rights organization based in Washington, DC.

WHO ARE THE UYGHURS?

With a history of over 6000 years, the Uyghurs are an ethnically Turkic people living mostly in East Turkistan and Central Asia. The Uyghurs are predominantly Muslims practicing a moderate form of Islam. There are an estimated 30 million Uyghurs living in East Turkistan and abroad, though Chinese sources put the number around 12 million.

WHERE IS EAST TURKISTAN?

East Turkistan, located in the very center of Asia, is the historical Homeland of the Uyghurs and other Turkic Central Asian peoples. East Turkistan has effectively been occupied by China since December 22, 1949. East Turkistan neighbors nine countries – Mongolia (including South Mongolia), Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Tibet and China. East Turkistan is referred to as “Xinjiang (New Territory)” by China.

WHAT IS THE EAST TURKISTAN ISSUE?

Under decades of Chinese occupation and colonization since 1949, East Turkistan and its people are under severe threat of being eradicated as China’s government continues to deliberately carry out genocidal policies designed to eradicate all aspects of East Turkistan and its peoples. Today over 3 million Uyghurs, Kazakhs, and other Turkic peoples of East Turkistan are being held in concentration camps.

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