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Uighur rights groups bear brunt of coordinated Xinjiang ‘cyber-abuse’ campaign

Uighur rights groups have felt the brunt of a coordinated pro-China “cyber-abuse” campaign that has taken aim at their social media feeds, with some Facebook posts receiving over 3,000 comments denouncing Xinjiang separatism. The campaign was highlighted by Munich-based rights organisation World Uyghur Congress on Wednesday in a series of tweets: “In a clearly coordinated attack, @UyghurCongress Facebook […]