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The New Arab Staff

Ruth Ingram


Under increasingly repressive forms of trauma, the Uighur minority are undergoing a torturous process of ethnic cleansing by the Chinese authorities. Yet for those that survive their mental relief is short-lived, continually reminded of past horrors.

04 June, 2021

Uighur women and girls are not only enduring unspeakable cruelties in internment camps, subject to draconian sterilisation procedures, rape and sexual violence, but also in their everyday home lives.

08 April, 2021

Feature: China's Xinjiang Province, while ruthlessly clamping down on its local Uighur Muslim population, is simultaneously rolling out its legendary Silk Road as a premier tourist destination.

25 January, 2019