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#Uighur

# uighur - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Chinese ambassador to Ireland claims footage of blindfolded, cuffed Uighur Muslims is 'fabricated'
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Chinese ambassador to Ireland claims footage of blindfolded, cuffed Uighur Muslims is 'fabricated'

Jul 23rd 2020, 12:24 PM 27,378 Views 66 Comments

The ambassador also hit out at concerns expressed by the UK and the US over China’s growing control over Hong Kong.

# uighur - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Chinese-owned app TikTok apologises for removing viral clip which was critical of Beijing
# Censorship
# Censorship

Chinese-owned app TikTok apologises for removing viral clip which was critical of Beijing

Nov 28th 2019, 7:03 AM 7,958 Views 14 Comments

TikTok initially denied it removed the clip but later admitted it, claiming it was done in human error.

# uighur - Monday 25 November, 2019

Leaked documents reveal details of 'calculated' and 'coercive' Uighur Muslim detention camps in China
# The China Cables
# The China Cables

Leaked documents reveal details of 'calculated' and 'coercive' Uighur Muslim detention camps in China

Nov 25th 2019, 9:15 AM 12,304 Views 57 Comments

More than 17 media outlets worldwide were involved with bringing the issues to light.

# uighur - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Chinese anti-veil 'beauty' campaign sows ugly tensions
# China
# China

Chinese anti-veil 'beauty' campaign sows ugly tensions

Dec 1st 2013, 10:30 AM 13,607 Views 40 Comments

‘Offenders’ are told to watch a film about the joys of exposing their faces – even when their religious practice forbids it.

# uighur - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

139 arrested in China for 'spreading jihad'
# China
# China

139 arrested in China for 'spreading jihad'

Oct 9th 2013, 7:42 AM 5,088 Views 35 Comments

Beijing has warned of growing religious extremism in the western region of Xinjiang.