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Abduqadir Jalalidin

Chinese ID: 653121196403????O? (Shufu)

Age: unclear    Detention reason: unclear    Detention type: concentration camp
Gender: M    Detention time: Jan. 2018 - Mar. 2018    Health status: unclear
Ethnicity: Uyghur    Profession: scholar    Location: Urumqi

Testifying party (submitted by third party)

Local officials and Feng Wenchang, the head of political affairs for the university's Public Security Office

Victim's relation to testifier

Colleague / local officials

About the victim

Professor Abduqadir Jalalidin was a renowned Uyghur poet and scholar, as well as Literature Professor at the Xinjiang Education College.

Victim's location


When victim was detained

January 29, 2018

Reason given for detention


Victim's status

Detained in political re-education camp

CECC report: re-education camp in Urumqi's Midong District

How did the testifier learn about the victim's status?

Feng Wenchang checked a list of arrested university staff to confirm the detention

Additional information

On January 29, 2018, police reportedly raided Jalaleddin's home, placed a black hood over his head, and took him into custody. According to a local official, authorities brought him to a political re-education camp.


This victim is included in the list of detained Uyghur intellectuals, available at: shahit.biz/supp/list_003.pdf

Mentioned in the CECC report: https://www.cecc.gov/sites/chinacommission.house.gov/files/documents/CECC%20Pris%20List_20181011_1424.pdf

Supplementary materials

children's #metoouyghur post

Entry created: 2018-10-28

Last updated: 2018-10-28

Latest update from testifier: 2018-01-01