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China Letter-News and Human Rights

China human rights news with focus on the Uygur of Xinjiang, Tibetans and Tibet, Chinese mining workers, religion, corruption and censorship.

Tuesday, February 03, 2004

The Uygur (Uighur) of Xinjiang need the support of the world in the attainment of basic human rights. This blog of news commentary and analysis hopes to add to pressure on the People's Republic of China to bring about positive change.
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Today I decided to enter into the world of RSS feeds. Don't ask me too much about it because I am not too sure myself. All I know is that it is supposed to allow people to be made instantly aware of any new posts which I make.

To use computer terminology my RSS is still in it's beta testing stage.

Anyway it was in exploring this "new" technology the I came across "The Argus" (see link to right) run by whom I assume to be a young American named Nathan. It is a blog dedicated to Central Asia and Nathan had referred to an article of mine in one of his posts that had been picked up by "Media Monitors" and then "Google News".

Nathan is very much pro Uygur and it is good to see another "blogger" who is interested in the fate of our friends the Uygur of Xinjiang. I look forward to reading more of Nathan's musings. Good luck Nathan.