July 29, 2021
As Beijing has intensified its repression in Xinjiang in recent years, more Uyghurs living overseas have felt compelled to speak out about mass internment camps and other abuses against their families back home.
Now the Chinese authorities are pushing back against overseas Uyghurs by targeting their relatives. With the Uyghurs, the authorities seem to be applying this tactic with unusual, and increasing severity, placing some Uyghur activists’ relatives in prison for decades, or longer.
Edited by：【Himalaya London Club UK】