McKenna condemns Islamophobia days after abstaining from Uyghur genocide vote

Liberal Minister of Infrastructure Catherine McKenna condemned Islamophobia on Twitter Wednesday despite abstaining from a vote to classify China’s treatments of the Uyghur Muslim minority as a genocide a few days prior.

Independent UK Tribunal to Probe Uyghur Genocide Claims

Sir Geoffrey Nice QC, a prominent British human rights lawyer who chaired the China Tribunal on forced organ harvesting, is convening another independent tribunal in London to investigate whether the Chinese regime’s alleged human rights abuses against Uyghur Muslims constitute genocide or crimes against humanity. Nice, who previously led the prosecution of former Yugoslavian President […]

Uyghur Group Urges IOC to Move 2022 Winter Games From Beijing

The World Uyghur Congress (WUC), the largest overseas Uyghur organization, has urged the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to reconsider its decision to hold the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing in light of the human rights situation in China’s Xinjiang region. In a formal complaint to the IOC’s Ethics Commission, the WUC said the IOC had […]

EU Lawmakers Call for ‘Urgent Political Action’ on Uyghur Rights

Over 70 members of the European Parliament (MEPs) on Friday urged the European Union to take “urgent political action” to curb the Chinese regime’s “dehumanizing actions” against the Uyghur Muslim minority. In an open letter addressed to Josep Borrell Fontelles, the European Commission’s vice-president in charge of external affairs, the EU lawmakers urged the EU […]

Nigel Farage: ‘We Have Done Too Little to Expose This’ Genocide in China

Former British member of the European Parliament Nigel Farage on Sunday called for a boycott of goods made in China after he said he came to realise the extent of the Chinese regime’s human rights abuses. In a video posted on his YouTube channel, Farage praised the UK government’s recent decision to purge Huawei from […]