Uyghur American Association (UAA)

Ghulja Massacre Event

Start Date:

February 5, 2020 12:00 am

End Date:

February 9, 2020 12:00 am

On February 5, 2020 in remembrance of Ghulja massacre on Feb 5th of 1997, UAA organized a protest in front of Chinese Embassy against China’s continuous violations of basic human rights for Uyghurs and other Turkic ethnic groups inside China.

On February 9, 2020 Uyghur American Association held a Ghulja Massacre Remembrance event at the Uyghur Center. Ghulshen Abduqadir, the author of the book “February 5th Reports” gave a presentation on what had truly happened during 2/5/1997 in Ghulja. The witnesses of the Ghulja Massacre shared their personal stories. Question and Answer session ended with a dua for the Martyrs of the Ghulja Massacre.