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Activist appeals to Malaysian prime minister to support the Uyghur cause

Abdulhakim Idris, director of the Center for Uyghur Studies in Washington D.C., met with Anwar last Wednesday during an iftargathering at an Islamic center in Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur. Iftar is the meal eaten after sunset during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, which ended on April 20.

“We learned earlier that Anwar Ibrahim, the prime minister of Malaysia, would attend this iftar, so I prepared a letter to give him which describes the current situation of the Uyghur people,” Idris told Radio Free Asia.

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