A security official at his university confirms the poet was taken into custody in January.
A source says detainees are ‘brainwashed’ and ‘driven insane’ at the camps.
An Australian author describes China’s efforts to build political influence in his home country.
The State Department calls on Beijing to release those arbitrarily detained in the region.
Exile observers say the centers also help ‘deal with’ deaths in detention.
Erfan Hezim had traveled to Spain and Dubai for training and to participate in matches.
Abdughappar Abdujappar died in December after being incarcerated for nearly six months, sources said.
‘Clean Internet’ Android app transmits data to a central government server without encryption, a study finds.
They say information should be gathered to determine the need for sanctions against Chinese officials.
Pezilet Bekri had overseen authorities hauling members of her ethnic group into custody in Kashgar.
Simply showing an interest in taking a trip outside of China is enough to warrant arrest.
Officials say those born post-1980 are ‘violent’ and susceptible to ‘extremist’ influence.
Officials say arrests have increased since the beginning of the month, with a focus on women.
The young man had been detained in 2016 after returning from a trip to Turkey.
A Uyghur in Turkey says he recently learned that his sister was detained in a political re-education camp by authorities in Xinjiang.
He calls for global efforts to reject the extraterritorial targeting of dissidents.
The young girl suffered serious burns after being scalded by an overturned pot of boiling water.
Another RFA reporter reveals missing relatives, as CPJ calls detentions of family members a 'cruel, if not barbaric, tactic.'
The program is designed to identify possible threats to Chinese control in the restive Uyghur region.
He is supported by his instructor, who tells Chinese students they must respect opposing views.
Mihray Jume, 37, was picked up by a policeman in recent weeks and taken to join untold thousands in numerous re-education camps across Xinjiang.
Kuala Lumpur vows the action it takes “will not hurt the feelings of any country.”
Prominent geographic scientist Tashpolat Teyip is said to be "cooperating with the ongoing investigation” but details of his case are scant.
The Uyghur rights advocate and former web administrator is nearing the start of the eighth year of a life term in prison.
The campaign is widespread and seeks to undermine faith in Islam, sources say.
Marco Rubio calls attention to widespread DNA collection of Uyghurs.
The fugitives who broke out of Thai detention cells last year have been arrested, Malaysian security officials say.
The daily classes keep tabs on Uyghurs who are not suspected of committing any offenses.
Tursun Ablet was told he could spend up to five years in a camp unless he learned the lyrics.
A Kazakh national recalls seven months in detention in Xinjiang for alleged ‘terrorist activities.’