Letter to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Bachelet regarding the case of Ilham Tohti

Dear office of High Commissioner Michelle Bachelet,

We hope this email finds you well and in good health.

Please find enclosed for your attention a letter signed by 43 Members of the European Parliament regarding your upcoming visit to Xinjiang. In this letter, we express concern about the fate of the Sakharov Laureate Ilham Tohti and would like to ask you to raise this issue with your Chinese interlocutors, to request a visit with him, to plead for access to him by family members and to support our demand for his unconditional release.


The undersigned Members of the European Parliament