A judicial department official confirms that authorities have a ‘target’ to meet.
Former inmates and relatives describe beatings, torture and humiliation of detainees, as well as deaths from ill-health and violence.
Most were elderly detainees who expired as a result of complications from high blood pressure, officials say.
Reports say authorities are also recruiting dozens of armed guards to secure the facilities.
A local police officer says that almost all of Yingsher village’s adult males have been detained.
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A prominent Uyghur exile leader says he was prevented from learning of his mother’s death for more than three weeks.
Abdulreshit Seley Hajim, 65, was taken to a camp in Gulja nine months earlier and had a blunt-force head wound, his brother says.