Hundreds protest in Istanbul against China's Uighur treatment

Hundreds of demonstrators took to the streets of Istanbul on Thursday to protest China’s treatment of mainly Muslim Uighurs in Xinjiang, an AFP journalist said.Around 500 people gathered at the city’s Beyazit square, holding up pictures of their missing families and unfurled banners reading: “Where’s my family?”, “Free my family” and “Shut down concentration camps!”The group, which included children, called for an end to the crackdown in China’s northwestern region – where more than one million Uighurs and other mostly Muslim Turkic-speaking residents are believed to be held in camps.China is …

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