Why Do We Remember July 5th Every Year?

The Ürümqi massacre had a profound effect on the local Uyghurs, completely destroying relations with the Chinese Hans. After the massacre, Chinese state has completely lost its legitimacy among the Uyghurs. By Memet T. Atawulla Every people has special days to celebrate or remember in its history. As a people, we Uyghurs have too many special days […]

Being a Muslim is Enough to be Sent to Concentration Camps

By Abdulhakim Idris The days reminiscent of Nazi-era Germany were felt more intensely in the homeland of Muslim Uyghurs after 2016. As detailed in Menace – China’s Colonization of the Islamic World & Uyghur Genocide, The Chinese Communist dictate started to build concentration camps in East Turkistan in 2014. In other words, the first camps […]

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 […]