CNN’s Ivan Watson speaks to several Uyghurs about a Chinese government policy that forces Uyghur families to host government..
Turkic ethnic group of Central and East Asia
The Uyghurs, alternatively spelled Uighurs, Uygurs or Uigurs, are a Turkic ethnic group originating from and culturally affiliated with the general region of Central and East Asia. The Uyghurs are recognized as native to the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in Northwest China. They are considered to be one of China's 55 officially recognized ethnic minorities. The Uyghurs are recognized by the Chinese government as a regional minority and the titular people of Xinjiang.
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China’s government has responded to a CNN investigation on children from China’s Xinjiang region who were ripped from their..
The Chinese ambassador to the UK's car has been seen entering and exiting the car park behind 10 Downing Street after he was..