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Human Rights in Focus at Uyghur Studies Conference

Greg Fay, Manager, Uyghur Human Rights Project Last month, the George Washington University assembled dozens of experts on the study of East Turkestan from around the world in the “First International Conference on Uyghur Studies, History, Culture, and Society. The … Continue reading

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Q&A With Student of Imprisoned Linguist Abduweli Ayup

Greg Fay, Manager, Uyghur Human Rights Project Listen to the full interview on SoundCloud and find a transcript below. Last month, Uyghur linguist Abduweli Ayup was sentenced to 18 months in prison as a result of his language education work. … Continue reading

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UHRP Oral History Project – Spotlight on the Ghulja Massacre

The Uyghur American Association (UAA) organized a demonstration in front of China’s embassy in Washington, DC on February 5, 2014 to commemorate the 17th anniversary of the Ghulja Massacre. At the event, the Uyghur Human Rights Project conducted an interview … Continue reading

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