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Exiled Uighur leader receives US award, calls for int’l pressure on China mass detention centres

An exiled Uighur leader called for more concerted international pressure on China to end its mass detention of the ethnic group as he received a US award. The National Endowment for Democracy, which is funded by the US Congress to promote democracy worldwide, gave its annual award to the World Uyghur Congress as well as the Tibet Action Institute and ChinaAid, a Christian human rights […]