Open letter to International Olympic Committee from Chinese, Uyghur, Mongolian and Tibetan activists

Thursday, 23 July 2015
A joint letter (below) has been sent today to members of the International Olympics Committee calling on them to reject Beijing’s bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics. The letter is signed by the president of the World Uyghur Congress, the director of the Southern Mongolian Human Rights Information Center, the president of Initiatives for China and a former Tibetan political prisoner, jailed and tortured for actions related to the Beijing Olympic Games in 2008. Continue reading

Uyghur, Inner Mongolian and Tibetan People

Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO)

Submission to the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

Universal Periodic Review: People’s Republic of China
Keywords: Uyghurs, Inner Mongolians, Tibetans, Unjust Persecution, Forced Population,
Transfer, Demographic Change, Restriction of Religion/Culture/Expression, Environmental Degradation.
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Let’s not forget
Mar 4th 2013, 3:20 by C.S.M. | BEIJING

AS A teenager during China’s Cultural Revolution, Zhang Hongbing provided the tip that led to his own mother’s execution.
Mr Zhang remembers the events well. It was the evening of February 13th 1970. His mother had expressed private doubts about Mao Zedong’s leadership and voiced support for purged officials.
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1999, by Erkin Alptekin

Paper presented at “Exposing Communist Chinese Government Influence in America” Conference, Orlando, Florida May 15, 1999
Throughout centuries, China’s policy towards its neighbors has been based on deception, falsification and exploitation.
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Chronology of Mass Killings during the Chinese Cultural Revolution (1966-1976)

Last modified: 16 June 2015
Song Yongyi

August 2011

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Song Yongyi, Chronology of Mass Killings during the Chinese Cultural Revolution (1966-1976), Online Encyclopedia of Mass Violence, [online], published on 25 August 2011, accessed 1 November 2015, URL :, ISSN 1961-9898
Table of content
• I. “The Red Terror” (August — December 1966)
• II. “All-round Civil War” in China (January – December 1967)
• III. Killing for and by the New Organs of Power (1968-1971)
• IV. Endless Killing (1972-1977)
Chronology of Mass Killings during the Chinese Cultural Revolution (1966-1976)
Song Yongyi
The Chinese Cultural Revolution (1966-1976) was a historical tragedy launched by Mao Zedong and the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). It claimed the lives of several million people and inflicted cruel and inhuman treatments on hundreds of million people.
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