Uyghurs

Governments Playing Political Ping-Pong with China’s Uyghurs

Two reports released in quick succession by the international rights group Human Rights Watch have highlighted the plight of China’s minority Uyghur population and shed light on their continuing struggle to find a safe haven elsewhere in the region.

Can China Pacify Its Restive Minorities Peacefully?

The Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti was recently sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of separatism.