Entry of 5393       

Abdukerim Memtimin (阿不都克热木·买买提明)

Chinese ID: 654101198408022215 (Ghulja City)

Age: 18-35    Detention reason: unclear    Detention type: unclear
Gender: M    Detention time: Oct. 2017 - Dec. 2017    Health status: unclear
Ethnicity: Uyghur    Profession: private business    Location: Ili

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Testifying party (submitted by third party)

[The testifier put the victim's name in this field. It is not clear if that was intentional, as an act of anonymity, or a mistake.]

Victim's relation to testifier

The victim is my brother.

About the victim

Abdukerim Memtimin, about 1.70 meters tall and with curly hair. He ran a clothing store in downtown Ghulja. His wife is a teacher in Ghulja (at the Dong Mehelle [testifier says "Dongmale"] No. 10 primary school), and the couple have a 6-year-old son.

Victim's location

He was last seen in Ghulja.

When victim was detained

He has been in "prison" [unclear if formal prison, as no sentence is mentioned] since the end of 2017.

Probable (or official) reason for detention

No apparent reason. He has never been abroad and knows Chinese.

Victim's status


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

I received the information from a friend of his in Kazakhstan.

Additional information

His father is 78 years old and is living alone in Ghulja. My brother cannot take care of him anymore.

Supplementary materials

Chinese ID

Entry created: 2019-05-05

Last updated: 2019-05-05

Latest update from testifier: 2017-10-01