Origin of Uyghur
OTHER WORDS FROM UyghurUy·ghu·ri·an [wee-goor-ee-uhn], /wiˈgʊər i ən/, Uy·ghu·ric, adjective
Words nearby Uyghur
How to use Uyghur in a sentence
A Uyghur worker at a Hoshine factory in Xinjiang, who spoke on the condition of anonymity for fear of retribution, said he voluntarily came to work at the company but faces restrictions.Solar industry’s ties to China’s Xinjiang region raise specter of forced labor|Lily Kuo, Pei Lin Wu, Jeanne Whalen|June 24, 2021|Washington Post
Aksu’s experiences are typical of many in the Uyghur diaspora, both those who left China long ago and who fled more recently to make a new life, away from persecution.
Rights abuses in Xinjiang have warped every aspect of Uyghur life.
Researchers identified an attack in which hackers posing as the UN Human Rights Council send a document detailing human rights violations to Uyghur individuals.Chinese hackers posing as the UN Human Rights Council are attacking Uyghurs|Patrick Howell O'Neill|May 27, 2021|MIT Technology Review
For the past seven years, China has committed human rights abuses against the Uyghur people and other minority groups in the Western province of Xinjiang.How China turned a prize-winning iPhone hack against the Uyghurs|Patrick Howell O'Neill|May 6, 2021|MIT Technology Review