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UHRP Director Omer Kanat writes in The Diplomat on the all-out war against the Uyghur people; UHRP Board Chairman Nury Turkel speaks to BBC’s Hardtalk

“Now is the time to ensure that the Uyghurs’ suffering does not become even worse, and to put into practice what all people of conscience mean when they say ‘Never Again.’” On August 24, The Diplomat published UHRP Director Omer … Continue reading

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Nury Turkel Speaks at the International Religious Freedom Roundtable

On July 23rd, the International Religious Freedom Roundtable held an event on Capitol Hill highlighting the deteriorating situation facing religious believers in China entitled “Religious Persecution in China.” Co-sponsored by UHRP it was among the events held on the sidelines … Continue reading

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Zubayra Shamseden Speaks at the Second Annual China Human Rights Lawyers Day

On July 8th Zubayra Shamseden, UHRP’s Chinese outreach coordinator, spoke at the second China Human Right’s Lawyers Day at Fordham University in New York.  The event commemorates the “709 Incident” when on July 9th, 2015, when over 200 lawyers and … Continue reading

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