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Invitation to Pan Guang

Though Uyghur leaders have repeatedly called for dialogue with the Chinese government, and Chinese officials have visited Washington, D.C. quite frequently of late, these officials’ exchanges have been limited to meetings with think tank heads, members of Congress and the like. There has unfortunately been no opportunity for direct dialogue between the staff of the Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) and those representing Chinese Communist Party policies. Continue reading

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“Offers They Can’t Refuse: China’s Relations with the Muslim World”

A new report, “Offers They Can’t Refuse: China’s Relations with the Muslim World”, examines the Chinese government’s relationships with the governments of predominantly Muslim countries, and how these relationships have muted the Muslim world’s response to China’s repression of the … Continue reading

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Western companies profit from state development in East Turkestan

Amy Reger, Researcher, Uyghur Human Rights Project According to Chinese and Western media reports, the world’s largest private-sector coal company, the St. Louis-based Peabody Energy, inked a massive deal with the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region government and the Communist Party … Continue reading

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