Monthly Archives: December 2016

India to Deport Three Asylum-Seeking Uyghurs to China

India to Deport Three Asylum-Seeking Uyghurs to China

India is set to send back to China three Uyghurs who were jailed in 2013 for illegal entry and espionage, almost two years after they completed Indian court-ordered prison terms, ...

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In East Turkistan, Some Uyghurs are Forced Into a Sharecropper’s Life

In East Turkistan, Some Uyghurs are Forced Into a Sharecropper’s Life

Some Uyghurs living in China’s Xinjiang are compelled into a type of sharecropper’s existence as they are forced to abandon their children and travel hundreds of miles to find wor ...

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The ‘Hashar’ Continues in China’s Uyghur

The ‘Hashar’ Continues in China’s Uyghur

In an effort to exert more control in China’s troubled Xinjiang region, Beijing is forcing the Uyghur people to work for free on various public works projects, according to a Worl ...

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Chinese Police Hold Uyghur Hostage Against Brother’s ‘Crime’

Chinese Police Hold Uyghur Hostage Against Brother’s ‘Crime’

Authorities in China’s northwestern region of Xinjiang have detained a young Uyghur man in a bid to force the return from Turkey of his older brother, whom police suspect as a sep ...

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GoI rejects asylum plea of 3 Uyghur Muslims

GoI rejects asylum plea of 3 Uyghur Muslims

Trio to be deported after JK Govt also seeks dismissal of petition The Government of India has decided to repatriate three Muslim Uyghurs who are lodged in a J&K jail even as ...

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