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The Weekly Brief

Just a quick update in case you missed it.

Released on 18.03.2022

WUC President's Statement to the 49th Human Rights Council

WUC President, Dolkun Isa, raised his severe concerns about the ongoing genocide committed by the Chinese government against the Uyghurs and other Turkic people during the 49th Human Rights Council Session. He also highlighted China’s crackdown on Uyghur activists abroad.


Chinese exiled dissident community stunned by loss of murdered New York Lawyer

Pro Democracy Activist and immigration attorney Li Jinjin dies after a stabbing attack at his Flushing law firm.

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Terror Capitalism” in Xinjian

Insights from Darren Byler, Ivan Franceschini, and Nicholas Loubere, the co-editors of “Xinjiang Year Zero.”

The concept of “Terror Capitalsm” in relation to China's treatment of Uyghur in Xinjiang

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Uyghur kids mado to recite Chinese propaganda.

The level of Chinese indoctrination of Uyghur kids has heightened under President Xi Jinping. A video was uploaded by an Uyghur Twitter account on March 14 that showed that Uyghur kids were made to recite Chinese language propaganda.


We'll Kill You”: Uyghur exile who fled to Arctic Circle still fears reach of Chinese state.

For asylum seeker, Norway is a sanctuary but even in remote towns, Muslim say they face surveillance and threats.

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Uyghur farmer sentenced to prison for saving wife from forced abortion dies in jail

A Uyghur farmer jailed for moving his pregnant wife from their hometown in Xinjiang to prevent authorities from forcing her to have an abortion died in 2020 while serving an eight-year prison sentence, a Uyghur with knowledge of the situation and local police officials confirmed to RFA this month.

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Forum For Human Rights Workshops and Panels.

Training Workshop in Hague, Netherlands

A legal overview on Uyghur Genocide at CFU's Training Worshop and a Panel with Uyghur Survivors of China's concentration camps.

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