Abdukerim Abduweli’s case has been routinely raised with China by rights groups and Western governments.
The group also urges Beijing to observe human rights, on the anniversary of a UN rights declaration.
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.
The campaign comes amid a wider move by authorities to equate halal food with religious extremism.
More than a dozen Western states criticize mass detention program that Beijing says is job training to quell extremism.
Nurtay Hajim was targeted after his school for Uyghur orphans accepted the children of political prisoners.
Rahile Dawut went missing in December and is believed held in a political ‘re-education camp.’
A Uyghur mother details how multiple detentions at the hands of Xinjiang authorities affected her family.
A student mapping the camps said denying their existence made Beijing look ‘even more suspicious.’
A police officer recounts his work as a guard at a Xinjiang "political re-education camp."
Abdukerim Rahman’s life work continues to inspire academics studying Uyghur literature.
Sources say he was targeted after producing a program about poor Uyghur students.
They call it an attempt to deceive the international community about the political 're-education camp' network ahead of a UN rights council meeting.
Shahrizat Hallilova is the latest example of athleticism among the Uyghur diaspora.
Qurban Mamut’s son says his father was targeted because he is living in exile in the US.