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A demonstrator wears a mask painted with the colors of the flag of East Turkestan, home to millions of Uighur Muslims under surveillance by the Chinese government.

People in China are bypassing its internet firewall to read explosive leaked files about Uighur oppression, and saluting an official who disobeyed Xi ...

The New York Times published an explosive article about the Chinese Communist Party's hard-handed tactics against the Uighur Muslim minority.
Map showing so-called "re-education camps" for Uighurs in Xinjiang, western China, also known as East Turkestan.

Maps show 500 suspected ‘re-education’ camps and prisons where China is locking up and torturing its Muslim minority

Former detainees have spoken of torture and medical experiments in Xinjiang camps and prisons. China insists they are "free vocational training."
Uighur men pray before a meal during the Corban Festival, also known as Eid al-Adha, in Turpan, Xinjiang, in September 2016.

China tells Uighur Muslims they are abducting their families so they can cleanse their brains like they have a disease, leaked documents show

The documents, published by The New York Times, contain instructions to tell Uighur students that their relatives had been "infected" by religion.
Workers walk by the perimeter fence of what is officially known as a vocational skills education centre in Dabancheng.

Uighur activists say China is running nearly 500 detention camps and prisons in Xinjiang based on satellite images

"Predominantly Muslim, ethnically Turkic people are facing mass internment unseen since the days of the Holocaust," the Uighur human rights group said.
An ethnic Uyghur woman holds her child in a local shop on June 28, 2017 in the old town of Kashgar, in the far western Xinjiang province, China.

China is reportedly sending men to sleep in the same beds as Uighur Muslim women while their husbands are in prison camps

China is waging a hardline campaign against the Uighur ethnic minority that has seen more than 1 million people detained in prison camps.
Video posted anonymously online appears to show hundreds of blindfolded prisoners in Xinjiang, western China.

Leaked drone footage purports to show Xinjiang prisoners blindfolded and tied up

The US has accused China of housing more than a million Uighur Muslims in "concentration camps" in Xinjiang.
Megvii's facial recognition tech has been implicated in the repression of the Uighur population before.

The US blacklisted some of China’s most valuable AI startups over human rights issues in a dramatic trade war escalation

The US placed 28 Chinese companies on a trade blacklist on Monday, including three AI startups valued at over $1 billion.

China secretly abducted a university president on a trip through Germany and convicted him in a sham trial. Two years on, he may be executed.

Chinese Muslims are being held in concentration camps, and leaders are being targeted — one of whom may face execution after 2 years in secret prison.
Videos of unnamed Uighurs appearing to commemorate missing family members on Douyin, China's version of TikTok.

Muslims in China’s most oppressed, closed-off region are turning to China’s version of Gen Z favorite TikTok to communicate with the world...

Dozens of Uighurs in Xinjiang are using Douyin to tell the outside world about their plight. This is their first contact with the outside world.
Chinese President Xi Jinping.

Jailing Muslims, burning Bibles, and forcing monks to wave the national flag: How Xi Jinping is attacking religion in China

The officially atheist Chinese Communist Party disapproves of all kinds of grassroots organizations as they are seen to undermine its grip on power.