Historical Background of China’s Persecution of Muslims

The introduction of Islam into Chinese territory dates back to the 7th century. In the periods following the first encounter with Muslim merchants, they took a key position in China’s trade. Relations between Muslim states and China developed as trade-indexed until the 12th century. A large number of Muslims settled in China. Muslim communities that […]

The Belt and Road Initiative and Sino-Colonialism: Global Implications and the Uyghur Genocide

On Monday, April 19, VOC and Campaign for Uyghurs, and The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation (VOC) are hosting an online event spotlighting the release of a new book, “Menace: China’s Colonization of the Islamic World and Uyghur Genocide,” by Mr. Abdulhakim Idris, Inspector General of the World Uyghur Congress and noted Islamic scholar. Mr. Idris’s book is the first English-language book from an […]