Kazakhstan’s response to the problem of ethnic Kazakh detainees in Xinjiang seemed more assertive as it included diplomatic notes sent by Kazakh authorities to Beijing. However, it was also Kazakhstan that in March 2019 arrested the leader of Atajurt, Serikzhan Bilash, for six months. He was released on the condition of signing a plea deal that brought his activism against Xinjiang policy to.
Mike Pompeo Urges Kazakhstan To Pressure China Over Muslims In Xinjiang By Nazrin Gadimova February 5, 2020 During his visit to the capital of Kazakhstan, Pompeo also met with the families of ethnic Kazakh-Chinese minorities who are among the detained or who have been sent to so-called internment camps in Xinjiang, officially known as the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region shares 5,600 km of border with eight countries, including a lengthy 1,700 km with Kazakhstan. Small wonder, then, that the region has grown into a local trading hub. In 2010 the total value of trade between Xinjiang and Kazakhstan was equal to 17% of Kazakhstan’s GDP. For Xinjiang in that year, foreign trade value to its GDP was over 30 percent.Kazakhstan is generally regarded as the “buckle” in China’s Belt and Road Initiative, but this strong dependency on Chinese investment and trade comes at a heavy price. ASPI’s Report It is estimated that anywhere between 1.5 and 3 million individuals, primarily Uyghur Muslims, but also ethnic Kazakhs and ethnic Kyrgyz, have been sent to the “re-education camps” in recent years.Murager Alimuly and Qaster Musakhanuly are on trial for crossing the border into Kazakhstan. If they were returned to China, they risk persecution in Xinjiang detention camps, where they have.
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China is a major trading partner for the Central Asian country and the Kazakh state-controlled media have generally avoided reporting about the internment centers in Xinjiang. Pompeo, speaking on February 2 during a visit to Nur-Sultan, the capital of Kazakhstan, said he raised the issue in talks with Kazakh Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tileuberdi.Read More
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China permits exit of 2,000 ethnic Kazakhs from Xinjiang region. Kazakh foreign ministry says the group of ethnic Kazakhs will be allowed to drop their Chinese citizenship.Read More
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China has locked up more than a million Uighurs, Kazakhs, and other Muslim minorities in hundreds of internment camps in its far western region of Xinjiang. The campaign, which the Chinese government says exists to combat extremism and “reeducate” the population, has been condemned by the US, the EU parliament, UN authorities, and global human rights organizations.Read More
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