Ghalip Qurban filed grievances with the central government and was arrested on his return to the XUAR.
Security measures are removed and residents are warned to refrain from speaking about the facilities.
Gheyret Abdurahman joins four others arrested from the Academy of Social Sciences of Xinjiang in recent crackdowns.
They say China is a ‘significant exception’ in the advancement of human rights since the declaration was enacted.
Around one-fifth of the population is detained for ‘inappropriate phone content’ and ‘misdemeanors.’
Askar Yunus had published work about the golden era of his ethnic group’s history.
Observers dismiss the warning and say China uses terrorism as a pretext to clamp down on the region.
Haji Mirzahid Kerimi was sentenced to 11 years, despite a serious health condition.
Memetjan Abliz Boriyar had approved more than 100 books later blacklisted by the government.
Abdughapar Abdurusul’s wife is believed to have died in detention and his eldest son is missing.
Among the crimes listed are ‘buying maps’ and ‘refusing to watch state television.’
Xinjiang University lecturer Abdurehim Rahman had visited Turkey to conduct research.
Bipartisan legislation would push for sanctions and set up a State Department coordinator on Xinjiang.
Chinese government takes issue with Golden Shoes, arrests Chimengul Awut
An investigation found the publisher had issued 600 books with ‘improper political content.’
Representing Kyrgyzstan, Khasan Baudunov wins two medals in Argentina.
A Uyghur in exile says his two younger brothers are among those held in the facility.