Statement on the 22nd Anniversary of the Persecution of the Falun Gong

Twenty-two years ago the Chinese Communist Party began a campaign of persecution against Falun Gong practitioners. We take this solemn anniversary to remember all ethnic and religious minorities persecuted by the Chinese government, including Tibetan Buddhists, Christians and the Uyghurs and other predominantly Muslim Turkic groups.  Hundreds of thousands of Falun Gong practitioners have been […]

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IPAC calls on International Criminal Court to accept case investigating suspected genocide against Uyghur Muslims

63 IPAC parliamentarians representing 14 countries have written to the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) urging her to accept a complaint alleging genocide against Uyghurs by China.  The complaint, brought by Rodney Dixon QC, provides detailed and extensive evidence that the Chinese government may be committing crimes amounting to genocide and other […]

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IPAC statement on the arrest of Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong

STATEMENT ON THE ARREST OF JOSHUA WONG The Inter-Parliamentary Alliance on China condemns the arrest of Joshua Wong in the strongest terms. Like so many other young people in Hong Kong, Joshua Wong is a peaceful campaigner for freedom and democracy. Far from being a criminal, he should be admired for his courageous stand in […]

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