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Comment: Big brands must be held responsible for forced Uighur labour, no matter how far down their supply chain, writes Tasnim Nazeer.

Xinjiang's Uighur governor on Sunday claimed the US Congress had violated international law by recommending sanctions against Chinese officials.

US House passes Uighur bill urging China sanctions

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US House passes Uighur bill urging China sanctions

The bill could force President Trump to sanction senior Chinese officials and ban US exports to Xinjiang companies linked to the detention or surveillance of Uighurs.

TikTok reinstates US teen banned over viral Uighur video

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TikTok reinstates US teen banned over viral Uighur video

The clip criticising China had millions of views before Feroza Aziz, 17, was blocked from the hugely popular video platform.

China's Xi Jinping calls for 'no mercy' for Uighurs

The New Arab

China's Xi Jinping calls for 'no mercy' for Uighurs

A new report shows how Chinese officials spoke about the anti-Muslim crackdown among each other - and to the relatives of those detained.

CJ Werleman

The NBA should stop whitewashing Chinese crimes against Uighurs

Comment: In a shameful pursuit of profit, the NBA is curtailing freedom of speech and helping brush Chinese human rights abuses under the rug, writes CJ Werleman.

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China video shows blindfolded and shackled Uighur prisoners

China's abuse of Uighur Muslims was allegedly caught on video and posted anonymously online, leading to international outrage over Beijing's ...

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China claims '90 percent' of Uighur detainees 'freed'

Uighur Muslims are calling on China to #ProveThe90 after officials claimed 90 percent of 're-education camp' detainees in Xinjiang had been ...

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China orders Beijing restaurants to 'tear down' Halal signs

Halal restaurant owners in Beijing have been told to remove Arabic and Islamic symbols amid the continuing crackdown on Muslims in China.

China pressures Uighurs to marry non-Muslims

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China pressures Uighurs to marry non-Muslims

Rights groups say the measures are part of a campaign to forcefully assimilate Uighurs into the country's majority ethnic Han society, diluting ...

The New Arab & agencies

China told to clarify fate of 'missing' Uighur Muslims

Using hashtag #MeTooUyghur, families of detained Uighur Muslims have demanded that Chinese authorities show proof that their loved ones are ...

Explainer: China's persecution of Uighur Muslims

Florence Dixon

Explainer: China's persecution of Uighur Muslims

The New Arab explains the long history behind the recent revelations of China's persecution of the Uighur Muslims of Xinjiang province.

Uyghur students in hiding in Egypt speak out

Emanuel Stoakes

Uyghur students in hiding in Egypt speak out

In-depth: Uyghur Muslims seeking refuge in Cairo are being forced to return to China, while others have gone into hiding, fearing persecution - ...

Beijing makes Ramadan difficult for China's Muslims

The New Arab

Beijing makes Ramadan difficult for China's Muslims

Beijing authorities are reportedly making the Ramadan holy month as difficult as possible for observant Muslims in China's Xinjiang province, ...

Thousands of Muslim Chinese 'fighting with militants in Syria'

The New Arab

Thousands of Muslim Chinese 'fighting with militants in Syria'

A report released by Israel's foreign ministry claims that thousands of Muslim Chinese are fighting in the ranks of militant groups, including ...

The New Arab

Muslim-Chinese 'Mandela' awarded prominent human rights prize

A Chinese professor, sentenced to life in prison for 'separatism', won a human rights prize today for his work in improving communication between Han and Uighur Chinese.

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