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Indonesian Muslims protest China’s treatment of Uighurs

Indonesian Muslims protest China’s treatment of Uighurs

More than 1,000 Muslims marched to the Chinese Embassy in Indonesia’s capital on Friday to protest China’s treatment of Uighur Muslims. The protesters, who chanted ’Get out, China!’ and unfurled Indonesian and Uighur flags marched to the embassy in Jakarta. Human rights organizations say up to 1 million ethnic Muslims in Xinjiang have been detained in camps and pressured to give up their religion.

Avi Khait
Avi Khait 8 months

I'm not condoning wanton persecutions, but here I see Muslims siding with Muslims. These defenders of "human rights" would be more convincing if they stood up for other persecuted groups as well, and were not persecuting others themselves.

Beisht Kione
Beisht Kione 8 months

I feel bad for the Uyngars, however from a country like China's perspective, looking at Muslim world and the things that have happened in the West, of course they would do exactly what they are doing. If anything, considering China's fairly recent history, this is tame.

David Silverstone
David Silverstone 8 months

Why are the signs in English?

Mitchell 8 months

Good! We need more people speaking out over this. Also how the fuck do you spell uyghur? I've seen in spelled like five different ways.

Seekster 8 months

Indonesia and Malaysia are two countries China would prefer to be friendly with for geographic reasons (Strait of Malacca). I doubt this will change China's current popularity or investments in these countries but it does have the potential to hurt China's image with those countries.

Dr. Ötker
Dr. Ötker 8 months

Christians get beheaded by IS, all quiet on the Frontline. No refugee status for other Muslims - human rights hurr durr.

npc8472 8 months

It's like with the whole trans bathroom thing. They thought making it illegal to discriminate about what bathroom someone could use that they would create more bathrooms for people when in actuality they simply opened the existing bathrooms to everyone and made them unisex. Taking what turns out to be the easiest path to follow. With this China ruling about muslims I can see 1 of 2 outcomes where they comply....1: they simply forcefully deport all muslims or 2: they just kill them all. Easiest fastest route to end the problem. That is if they are willing to comply at all.

Dave 8 months

Ah this stone throwing war against two groups in big glass houses is going to be fun. Let me grab my popcorn.

The Dragon
The Dragon 8 months

China is just trying to prevent a disaster 🤷🏽‍♀️

Fin 8 months

Seek.. Maylasia is single largest Asian country that's predominantly Muslim.. A potential hot spot for radicalization in mass... Lot of eerie stuff brewing on Asian continent

Aniolel Seer
Aniolel Seer 8 months

What about Christian's? Their freedom is still under attack.

Rhokanth 8 months

These comments are insane. Uighurs are not extremists like Arab Muslims. Not all Muslims are what is shown on Fox News.

Joseph Cribari
Joseph Cribari 8 months

I think china would be the last government in existence to cater to Islam

Avi Khait
Avi Khait 8 months

I wonder why all these women wear huge sunglasses. Obviously they want to cover their faces.

Monster Mash
Monster Mash 8 months

Yes I think the world should pressure China to stop Thier crimes against their citizens (plus Hong Kong and Tibet). The Muslim population isn't the only ones at risk of horrible treatment. However I don't think this should be America's problem solely. Regardless of who is president, America shouldn't be the world police and Congress shouldn't take it on themselves to be it. Comment edit to be more clear.

Fin 8 months

The rest of world believes in a second language.. N seems the rest of world knows it is vital to know some English to attract the attention of the greatest form of gov in the world in times of crisis... Makes sense to appeal to the place in the place where they have a constitutional right to be free to practice religion thus free from gov persecution.. Once again China show u that old ugly communist move to eradicate religion in order to silence disobedience they deem intolerable... To say nothing is to condone this... N question is who is next.... Could be Christian voices next....

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