Enforced Disappearances

Nov 19, 2018

East Turkestan: Western Envoys in Coordinated Move to Pressure China on Treatment of Uyghurs

15 Western ambassadors in Beijing, spearheaded by Canada, are requiring an explanation on the severe human rights violations reported against the ethnic Uyghur population in the Xinjiang region. The move is an unusually broad, coordinated action, which represents the significant and growing pressure being put on China over the issue. Many governments are still afraid of speaking out against China due...

Nov 19, 2018

East Turkestan: Western Envoys in Coordinated...

15 Western ambassadors in Beijing, spearheaded by Canada, are requiring an explanation on the severe human rights violations reported against the ethnic Uyghur population in the Xinjiang region. The move...

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Oct 29, 2018

Sindh: World Sindhi Congress Holds 30th Annual...

On Saturday 27 October 2018, UNPO Member the World Sindhi Congress held their 30th Annual Conference in London, UK. The conference was an opportunity to discuss a wide variety of issues, including enforced...

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Oct 18, 2018

Protest: Put Human Rights in China on the ASEM...

On the occasion of the 12th ASEM (Asia-Europe) Summit on 18 and 19 October, the Uyghur, Tibetan and Southern Mongolian communities will hold a demonstration in Brussels, calling on EU leaders to use this...

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Oct 11, 2018

East Turkestan: China Legally Acknowledges Existence...

Legislation has been passed in China’s so-called Xinjiang region (East Turkestan) which refers to “vocational training centres” for the region’s Muslim Uyghur population. These...

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Oct 04, 2018

European Parliament Adopts Urgency Resolution...

Today, 4 October 2018, at this week’s Plenary Session in Strasbourg, Members of the European Parliament adopted an urgency resolution regarding the existence of internment camps and the arbitrary...

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Sep 21, 2018

Sindh: In front of the UN, Activists Protest against...

During the 39th session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), UNPO Member World Sindhi Congress organized a protest against Pakistan’s human rights violations in the Sindh region. They were joined...

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Sep 19, 2018

East Turkestan: New Additions to the Internment...

Former lecturer at Xinjiang University confirms that five Uyghur Professors have been arbitrarily arrested and are currently detained in CCP’s “re-education” centres in Xinjiang. All...

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Sep 14, 2018

East Turkestan: US Considering Sanctions Against...

According to the New York Times, the United States is considering sanctions against China in light of Beijing’s systematic crackdown against the country’s Uyghur population. Whilst former and...

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