Agnès Callamard, Secretary General of Amnesty International, speaks to Becky Anderson about the state of human rights around the..
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 within a multicultural nation.
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Uyghur community members in Istanbul gather to protest the visit of the Chinese foreign minister to Turkey.