24,801 actions taken
Help us reach 30,000
Yiliyasijiang went missing in 2017 and is believed to have been taken to a Chinese ‘re-education camp’. His wife and young children are devastated and miss him every day.
Please help get him back to his family by emailing the President of China demanding his release.
Young dad torn apart from family
Yiliyasijiang and his pregnant wife were at uni together in Egypt when he went missing in July 2017.
He was one of about 200 Uyghur Muslims rounded up by the Egyptian government for the Chinese authorities. Three weeks later his wife Mairinisha gave birth to their second child.
Mairinisha now lives in Turkey with their two young children and is struggling with grief every day.
‘My husband should be released as soon as possible. We need a warm and complete family. Our children need their father. I will never give up until we can be reunited.’
She believes that Yiliyasijiang was sent back to the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in northwest China, where 1 million people are locked up in secret ‘re-education camps’. Most of them are Muslim.
Those sent to the camps may face torture and other ill treatment. They don’t have a trial or any help from lawyers. They can’t even challenge the decision.
Together we will get this young dad back to his family. You can build pressure on the Chinese government by emailing President Xi Jinping today.
Other ways to help
Sarah and Seán could go to prison for 25 years for trying to save lives in the Mediterranean. They volunteered for a charity saving refugees from drowning. For this, Greek police locked them up for 100 days.
Email Greece demanding all charges are dropped.
Marinel’s village was destroyed by a typhoon which killed thousands and left millions homeless. Ever since, she’s been fighting for the Philippines to take the climate crisis seriously, and for her people to get the help they need.
Email the Philippines urging them to meet Marinel's demands.