Catholic Culture Podcasts
Catholic Culture Podcasts
Catholic World News

Uyghur journalist: ‘The Chinese government sees any religion as a threat to its rule’

May 19, 2021

» Continue to this story on Catholic World Report

CWN Editor's Note: “The Chinese government has established a list of criteria by which the authorities would deem someone as extremist, just to name a few: growing a beard, wearing a headscarf or long dress, keeping religious books at home, naming your child with Islamic name, as Mohamed,” said Gulchehra Hoja. “Just having one of those criteria applied to you is enough to be sent to camps.”

The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.

 


For all current news, visit our News home page.


Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a current donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

There are no comments yet for this item.