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Imprisoned Uighur activist Ilham Tohti becomes finalist for 2019 Sakharov Freedom of Thought prize

A prominent Uighur academic and outspoken activist is a finalist for the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought. Ilham Tohti has been serving a life sentence for “inciting separatism” since 2014. Tohti is known for advocating for the human rights of Uighur Muslims and highlighting China’s oppression of the ethnic and religious minority. #China #Uighur #SakharovPrize

Uighurs fear coronavirus may spread in Chinese camps

Uighurs fear coronavirus may spread in Chinese camps

Trump signs sanctions law over China's treatment of Uighurs

Trump signs sanctions law over China's treatment of Uighurs

Uighurs in China: Chinese show video to prove singer still alive

Uighurs in China: Chinese show video to prove singer still alive

Turkey tells China to close Uighur detention camps

Turkey tells China to close Uighur detention camps

Is South Africa's Operation Dudula xenophobic against migrants?

Is South Africa's Operation Dudula xenophobic against migrants?

William Rutto Wins Kenya’s Presidential Poll

William Rutto Wins Kenya’s Presidential Poll

One year since Afghanistan under Taliban rule

One year since Afghanistan under Taliban rule

Why are monkeypox cases on the rise?

Why are monkeypox cases on the rise?

Is Japan doing enough to tackle human trafficking?

Is Japan doing enough to tackle human trafficking?

Can a ceasefire bring peace to Chad?

Can a ceasefire bring peace to Chad?

Is Ukraine endangering its own civilians?

Is Ukraine endangering its own civilians?

Will Both Palestine and Israel Hold up the Ceasefire in Gaza?

Will Both Palestine and Israel Hold up the Ceasefire in Gaza?

Uganda: 50 years after Idi Amin’s expulsion

Uganda: 50 years after Idi Amin’s expulsion

Remembering the Ugandan Asian expulsion 50 years on

Remembering the Ugandan Asian expulsion 50 years on

Nancy Pelosi's Asia Tour

Nancy Pelosi's Asia Tour

The third anniversary of India-controlled Kashmir losing its autonomy

The third anniversary of India-controlled Kashmir losing its autonomy

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