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Xinjiang internment camps

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Leaked Documents Give Chilling Look Inside Chinese Muslim Detention Camps | NBC Nightly News

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“Brave” Chinese citizen journalist gets rare video of nearly 20 Xinjiang Uyghur internment camps

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Chinese whistleblower describes torture in Uyghur 're-education' camps

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Gravitas: China gives Uighur detention camps a "makeover"

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Leak reveals China's 'brainwashing' camps

The Xinjiang internment camps, officially called vocational education and training centers by the government of China, are internment camps operated by the government of the Xinjiang and the Chinese Communist Party Provincial Standing Committee. Human Rights Watch says that they have been used to indoctrinate Uyghurs and other Muslims since 2017 as part of a "people's war on terror", a policy announced in 2014. The camps have been criticized by the governments of many countries and human rights organizations for alleged human rights abuses, including mistreatment, rape, and torture, with some of them alleging genocide. Some 40 countries around the world have called on China to respect the human rights of the Uyghur community, including countries like Canada, Germany, Turkey, Honduras and Japan. The governments of more than 35 countries have expressed support for China's government.
  • Xinjiang conflict 

  • Strategic motivations 

  • Policies from 2009 to 2016 

  • Antireligious campaigns in China 

  • Groups which are targeted for surveillance 

  • History 

  • ''The New York Times'' leak 

  • ICIJ leak 

  • Xinjiang Police Files hack 

  • Camp facilities 

  • Boarding schools for the children of detainees 

  • Locations 

  • Camp detainees 

  • Testimonies about treatment 

  • Forced labor 

  • Notable detainees 

  • Reactions at the UN 

  • Governmental organizations 

  • Human rights organisations 

  • Reactions by countries 

  • Responses from China 

  • Response from dissidents 

  • International Criminal Court's complaint