Detainees listening to speeches in a camp in Lop County, Xinjiang, April 2017

The activists at The Grayzone are among the vocal supporters of the Chinese government and its brutal treatment of Uyghurs and other Muslim minorities.

Ever since satellite images of concentration camps in Xinjiang began to surface, the Uyghur crisis has been widely reported in the Western media. Nowadays, it is difficult find a person who is not aware of what is going on in that part of the world, although that does not mean that there is a single accepted interpretation as to what happened there and why. The aerial images of structures encircled by wire fences have been supplemented by leaked government documents and individual testimonies by camp survivors. Drone footage of Uyghurs clothed in prisoner outfits in the process of being relocated…

Ibn Ahmad

I'm a blogger based in North America. I write about Uyghurs, international politics, US-China relations and right-wing populism.

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