Uighurs in Japan call for action to end forced labor in Xinjiang

8 September 2020, 1:59 am by antelove

Uighurs in Japan call for action to end forced labor in Xinjiang
Japan is expected to disclose its guidelines based on the U.N.’s guiding principles on business and human rights by the end of this year.

Xinjiang: Why Muslim-Majority Countries Are Silent

4 September 2020, 4:54 pm by antelove

Xinjiang: Why Muslim-Majority Countries Are Silent
Uyghurs are members of a Turkic-speaking ethnic group, mainly Muslims, with historic and cultural ties to Central Asian countries.

UK public tribunal to probe Uighur genocide allegations

4 September 2020, 4:05 pm by antelove

UK public tribunal to probe Uighur genocide allegations
A prominent British human rights lawyer is convening an independent tribunal in London to investigate whether the Chinese government’s alleged rights abuses against Uighur Muslims in the far western Xinjiang region constitute genocide or crimes against humanity.