International umbrella organization promoting #Uyghur human rights and a peaceful solution to end the genocide in East Turkistan. ➡️ @WUC_Chinese | @WUiguren

Munich, Germany
Joined March 2011
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Yesterday evening in Tokyo 🇯🇵 @UyghurCongress President @Dolkun_Isa, @UyghurProject Executive Director @OmerKanat1 & camp survivor Kelbinur Sidiq participated in a public event where they talked in front of more than 400 interested attendees about the #UyghurGenocide.
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🗞️ The WUC's Weekly Brief is out! Read about: - Resolution at UN 🇺🇳 Human Rights Council Calls for Debate on #UyghurGenocide - Uyghur Delegation Visits Japan 🇯🇵 - Uyghur Friendship Group in European Parliament Calls for EU 🇪🇺 Action on Uyghur Genocide uyghurcongress.org/en/weekly…
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The international community must push back against China's threats to the UN human rights system, and respond to the @UNHumanRights' #UyghurReport with meaningful steps towards accountability and justice. A must-read by @bequelin in @nytimes. nytimes.com/2022/09/30/opini…
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BERN 🇨🇭 The WUC & @EndiliKarahan joined a parliamentary discussion with camp survivors Gulbahar Jalilova & Gulbahar Haitiwaji organised by @gfbv_ch and the East Turkistan Union in Europe. We thank all the Swiss MPs, @fabianmolinanr, @corinagredig , Lisa Mazzone.
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Junto com a @ZumretErkin comentamos para @JamilChade: "O Brasil, como membro do Conselho de Direitos Humanos, está frente à uma escolha simples: apoiar ou não um diálogo, para que todos os governos, China incluída, possam expressar suas opiniões." noticias.uol.com.br/colunas/…
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"This could be the last chance for the UN Human Rights Council to demonstrate its reason for being. If #China’s genocide is not even worthy of a debate there, the council’s credibility will be unsalvageable [...]", writes @joshrogin in @washingtonpost. washingtonpost.com/opinions/…
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Event Announcement 📢 The @UyghurCongress and partners are organizing a side event at the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva 🇨🇭, where Tibetan and Uyghur survivors will share their stories. 📅 30 September 🕙 09:00 - 10:00 📍Geneva, Palais des Nations, Room XXV
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WUC Berlin Director, Gheyyur Kuerban, attended the @usembassy dinner in honor of the European film premiere "The U.S. and the Holocaust" in Berlin. Many thanks to @USAmbGermany for the invitation!
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The WUC welcomes a resolution at the UN Human Rights Council seeking for debate in 2023 on the #Uyghur atrocities. "The international community must remember its obligation to end atrocity crimes like genocide and crimes against humanity" - @Dolkun_Isa voanews.com/a/uyghur-rights-…
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“The international community must remember its obligation to end atrocity crimes like genocide and crimes against humanity,” WUC President, @Dolkun_Isa “Governments must seize this opportunity to finally respond to the abuses,” @UyghurProject @OmerKanat1 globeecho.com/news/north-ame…
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"With the UFLPA coming into effect, it makes it really important for the entire trade community to know their supply chains [...] and understand how they can get comfort that their supply chains are not tainted by forced labor." wsj.com/articles/forced-labo…
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Indonesia has deported a #Uyghur man to #China, after having completed his prison sentence. Such forced returns are in clear violation of the non-refoulement principle, as it is likely the Uyghur man will be subjected to torture and other maltreatment. rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/…
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