Rebiya Kadeer, an ethnic Uyghur from China's predominately Muslim far west, has campaigned vigorously for greater freedom for her ethnic brethren.
Rebiya Kadeer, an ethnic Uyghur from China's predominately Muslim far west, has campaigned vigorously for greater freedom for her ethnic brethren. Tim Johnson / MCT
Rebiya Kadeer, an ethnic Uyghur from China's predominately Muslim far west, has campaigned vigorously for greater freedom for her ethnic brethren. Tim Johnson / MCT

Under attack by China, Uighur activist denounces violence

July 10, 2009 7:29 PM