A policeman gestures as Muslims arrive at for morning prayer in China’s Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region

Amnesty USA Endorses Key Uighur Legislation Making Its Way Through Congress

By Francisco Bencosme, Asia Advocacy Manager

Bota Kussaiyn is desperate for news about her father Kussaiyn Sagymbai who is missing in XUAR
Undated photo of Uighur woman walking through an alley in the western city of Kashgar. Under the “Regulation on De-Extremification” implemented in the XUAR since March 2017, the wearing of traditional veils and headscarves can lead to punishment. © Feifei Cui-Paoluzzo/Getty Images

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