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Turahun Jelil

Chinese ID: 652801??????????O? (Korla)

Age: unclear    Detention reason: assisting "criminals"    Detention type: unclear
Gender: M    Detention time: before 2017    Health status: unclear
Ethnicity: Uyghur    Profession: unclear    Location: Bayingolin

List(s): Before Chen Quanguo

Testifying party (submitted by third party)

UHRP report: http://docs.uyghuramerican.org/to-strike-the-strongest-blow.pdf

Victim's relation to testifier

Information publicly available

About the victim

Turahun Jelil.

Victim's location

Korla city, Bayingolin Mongol autonomous prefecture

When victim was detained

Trial took place on April 15, 2010

Probable (or official) reason for detention

“Providing shelter” to "criminals" during the July 5 protests in Urumqi in 2009. According to the court document, Turahun Jelil lied to investigators about what he saw with regard to the beating to death of a man on July 5, 2009. The court stated that Jelil confessed to the charges the fourth time he was questioned by investigators.

Victim's status

Sentenced to 5 years in prison

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

UHRP obtained official documents from the Procuratorate of Bayingolin Mongol
Autonomous Prefecture in 2011

Additional information


Entry created: 2019-05-26

Last updated: 2019-05-26

Latest update from testifier: 2013-07-03