Uyghur Journalist and Editor Sentenced

International PEN is appalled by the 15-year prison sentence handed down to Uyghur journalist and editor Hailaite Niyazi (aka Hairat or Gheyret Niyaz) on July 23, 2010. More

PEN Appeal: Hailaite Niyazi

November 30, 2009 His Excellency Hu Jintao President of the People’s Republic of China State Council Beijing 100032 P.R. China Chairman of the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Regional People's GovernmentC Nur Bekri Xinjiang Weiwuer Zizhiqu… More

Uyghur Journalist and Editor Detained

International PEN is seriously concerned about the detention of Uyghur journalist and editor Hailaite Niyazi, who was reportedly arrested in October 2009. More

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