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Sex                              Male

Birth date                1970

Birth place              Kargilik, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region

Resident place      Urumqi, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region

Education               B.A. in Uyghur literaure, Xinjiang University (1993)

Profession               Uyghur poet, former editor of Xinjiang People’s Broadcasting Station (member of Xinjiang Writers Association)

Date of arrest          2018

Organ of arrest       Unknown

Cause of arrest        Unknown

Charge                         Unknown

Date of sentence     Not yet

Organ of sentence  Not yet

Sentence                     Not yet


Place of jail              One of Vocational Education and Training Centers, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region

Situation in jail      Unknown

Date of release        Not yet

Family contact       

Donation to

Case adopted by     Uyghur PEN, ICPC

Current Status        Investigation
His wife Nezire Muhemmedsalih (writer) and father-in-law Muhemmedsalih Hajim (religious scholar, translator and retired researcher at Nationalities Research Institute, Xinjiang Social Science Academy) were also reportedly detained in a camp where the latter eventually died at age 84.

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