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Jumejan Tursun

Chinese ID: 6531221982??????O? (Shule)

Age: 35-55    Detention reason: other    Detention type: unclear
Gender: M    Detention time: before 2017    Health status: critical
Ethnicity: Uyghur    Profession: unclear    Location: unclear

List(s): Covered in international media, Before Chen Quanguo

Testifying party (submitted by third party)

This testimony has been imported from a report of disappearances collected by the World Uighur Congress.

Victim's relation to testifier


About the victim

Jumejan Tursun (居麦江. 吐尔逊) was disappeared at the age of 27. He was born in Kashgar and detained in Urumqi. Jumejan Tursun’s health was in very poor condition as the result of severe tuberculosis at the time of the incident. Jumejan was on his way from the hospital when he was arrested. After his arrest, Jumejan was brought back to his home for interrogation, and then taken away by the police officials. Jumejan Tursun did not participate in the unrest or protests. He has been missing since.

Victim's location


When victim was detained

The victim was detained on the 5th of July in 2009, the day of the Urumqi July 5th riots.

Probable (or official) reason for detention


Victim's status

The victim's status is unknown.

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


Additional information


RFA coverage: https://www.rfa.org/uyghur/xewerler/tepsili_xewer/ghayib-bolghanlar-06042012171642.html

Supplementary materials


Entry created: 2019-05-27

Last updated: 2019-06-21

Latest update from testifier: 2012-06-04