1 Oct 2020

Uyghur persecution: Evidence of new detention facilities

Is China still persecuting its Uyghur Muslim minority?

The government says the centres it calls “Vocational Training Centres”, which campaigners alleged were for detention and forced assimilation, have now closed.

But new evidence suggests that large scale detention facilities are still being built.

RTE’s Yvonne Murray was the first journalist allowed back on the ground in Xinjiang since the pandemic lockdown was lifted there.

This is her special report.