The Xinjiang Data Project
Research Report
The Elephant in the XUAR Pt2: Brand new prisons, expanding old prisons, & hundreds of thousands of new inmates
This is the second in a series of five articles highlighting the massive expansion of the prison system in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region that has taken place in recent years. The prisons have been running in parallel with the much-covered concentration camps (“vocational training centers”) and possess many of the same traits, interning hundreds of thousands without real due process and engaging in labor exploitation.
Jan 4, 2021, The Art of Life in Chinese Central Asia
Detention
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