Key Documents

This section aims to provide an overview of key government documents, important academic papers and critical publications and human rights reports relating to the treatment of ethnic minorities in Xinjiang. This curated repository of documents will allow the reader to build an understanding of the narrative surrounding the re-education camps in Xinjiang.  Each section is a growing archive that contains a short overview of each document along with the original sources.

PRC White Papers are a feature of the government’s public diplomacy, offering the rationale for government policy—particularly on issues of international interest or concern.

Publications that have greatly contributed to an understanding of the treatment of ethnic minorities in Xinjiang.

Reports and publications from various institutions that are critical of the treatment of minorities in Xinjiang.

Discourse providing context on the current mass imprisonment of ethnic minorities in Xinjiang.

Leaked documents published on third party platforms and international journals.