The Group of Seven richest democracies sought on Saturday to counter China's growing influence by offering developing nations an..
Turkic ethnic group of Central and East Asia
The Uyghurs, alternatively spelled Uighurs, Uygurs or Uigurs, are a Turkic ethnic group originating from and culturally affiliated with the general region of Central and East Asia. The Uyghurs are recognized as native to the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in Northwest China. They are considered to be one of China's 55 officially recognized ethnic minorities. The Uyghurs are recognized by the Chinese government as a regional minority and the titular people of Xinjiang.
Uyghurs media coverage
CNN’s Jomana Karadsheh reports.
CNN’s Ivan Watson speaks to several Uyghurs about a Chinese government policy that forces Uyghur families to host government..