Tags: "Abdurehim Gheni"

East-Turkestan-national-day 2020
21 nov

A special day commemorated in Amsterdam

Martyna Kokotkiewicz,  15th November The 12th of November marks an important anniversary, celebrated by the Uyghur diaspora all over the world. The day of establishment of the First Islamic Republic of East Turkestan (12th November 1933) and, at the same ...

China embassy
20 okt

Received news about his family, not of the kind he had expected though.

Written by Martyna Kokotkiewicz Abdurehim Gheni is an Uyghur activist currently living in the Netherlands. As many other Uyghurs in the world he has not managed to contact many of his relatives for years. In his case it is as ...

where is my family members
07 sep

A phone call awaited for 6 years

Abdurehim Gheni Uyghur My name is Abdurehim Gheni, an Uyghur-Dutch activist. After protesting in front of China’s Embassy on 4th September as usual , I was driving home with one of my Dutch supporters. Since 3 years ago, due to ...

abdurehim gheni arrested
16 aug

Why was I arrested and fined? Chinese government is the chief culprit

My name is Abdurehim Gheni, a Dutch citizen. I live in the Netherlands with my wife and three children. I have not seen or spoken with 19 of my relatives since May 23rd, 2017.  2017 was a significant year for ...

15 aug

The letter I tried to deliver to the Chinese embassy when I was arrested

The letter I tried to deliver to the Chinese embassy when I was arrested. To China’s Consulate in Netherlands: My name is Abdurehim Gheni, I am Dutch citizen. I am from East Turkestan, an occupied country by your government. I ...

10 aug

I will be protesting in front of Chinese Consulate in Den Haag, the Netherlands

My name is Abdurehim Gheni, I’m from an area known as East Turkestan (aka Xinjiang). As a person working in news you most certainly have heard about the Uyghur genocide that’s currently happening in East Turkestan. Like many of peers, ...

protest in dam square
15 nov

Why do I protest against China’s regime persistently at Amsterdam dam square ?

Author: Abdurehim Gheni translated by Bilton. My name is Abdurehim Gheni. I am ethnically Uyghur. I was born in East Turkestan which has been occupied by the Chinese Communist government on December 22, 1949. The Chinese call my country Xinjiang ...

Abdurehim gheni protest in the dam square of Amesterdam5
11 sep

Open Letter to the Honorable King of the Netherlands by Abdurehim Gheni Uyghur

Abdurehim Gheni Uyghur is a Uighur activist living in exile in the Netherlands. Since July 2018, he has been holding a marathon demonstration at Dam Square in Amsterdam, protesting the Chinese government’s persecution and oppression of Uighurs. Several month ago, ...