The review came as lawmakers from both parties have increasingly called on the Trump administration to act over human rights abuses in East Turkistan.
In October, Senators. Bob Menendez of New Jersey, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and John Cornyn, a Texas Republican, introduced a bipartisan resolution
The East Turkistan Government-in-Exile (ETGE), established in 2004, is the democratically elected official body representing the interests of East Turkistan and its people.
As such, the ETGE seeks to restore East Turkistan’s independence as a democratic, secular, pluralistic Republic that guarantees human rights and freedom for all, while the East Turkistan National Awakening Movement (ETNAM) is an international movement striving for the restoration of East Turkistan’s independence as an open, pluralistic Republic guaranteeing Human Rights and Freedoms for all. It was established in 2017.
The original East Turkistan National Awakening Movement was established in 1921.
WHAT: Protest to Recognize China’s Genocide in East Turkistan
WHEN: Tuesday, December 29, 1 PM – 3 PM Eastern Time
WHERE: U.S. State Department, 2201 C Street NW, Washington, DC
Live-streaming at https://www.facebook.com/