Chinese Uygur academic Ilham Tohti, who had his appeal rejected last year after being convicted of separatism and sentenced to life in prison. Photo: Ricky Wong
Chinese Uygur academic Ilham Tohti, who had his appeal rejected last year after being convicted of separatism and sentenced to life in prison. Photo: Ricky Wong

China steps up political arrests and prosecutions, US-based rights group reports

Chinese Uygur academic Ilham Tohti, who had his appeal rejected last year after being convicted of separatism and sentenced to life in prison. Photo: Ricky Wong
Chinese Uygur academic Ilham Tohti, who had his appeal rejected last year after being convicted of separatism and sentenced to life in prison. Photo: Ricky Wong
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