Lawmakers, rights lawyer urge additional pressure on China to end Uyghur repression

The call comes as politicians and religious leaders attend a religious freedom summit in Washington.

Uyghur tightrope walker criticized for selling out to Beijing’s assimilation efforts

Event held as Chinese authorities force Uyghurs into celebrating Lunar New Year.

Uyghur member of ‘propaganda vanguard’ confirmed detained in China’s Xinjiang

Authorities detained Hurshide Kerim after finding an ‘illegal’ book in her home.

US-based Uyghur man calls on China to release his 19-year-old sister

Kamile Wayit was detained after posting video about the recent 'white paper' protests across China

With threats and intimidation, China coerces Uyghurs in Turkey to spy on each other

Actions underscore the lengths to which Chinese police will go to keep tabs on Uyghurs abroad

Rights groups consider legal steps in case of Uyghurs facing deportation in Malta

The European Court of Human Rights ordered the country not to return the pair to China.

US religious freedom envoy highlights plight of Rohingya, Uyghurs