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Kazakhstan releases Xinjiang rights activist to house arrest ahead of trial

An activist arrested following a relentless campaign for victims of China’s repression in Xinjiang was released Monday by a Kazakh court to house arrest pending trial, his lawyer told AFP. Serikjan Bilash, who has led an awareness drive centred on ethnic Kazakh victims of China’s crackdown in the region, was arrested in Kazakhstan’s largest city, Almaty, and […]