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Uyghurs, Prisoners of the Absurd

Ouïghours, prisonniers de l'absurde

Directed by Patricio Henriquez
Canada, 2014
Documentary

Synopsis

This feature documentary recounts the incredible odyssey of 22 men from China’s persecuted Uyghur minority who were detained in Guantánamo as terrorists. These Turkic-speaking Muslims escaped to the Middle East where they were captured and sold as terrorists to the American forces.

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Uyghurs, Prisoners of the Absurd Directed by Patricio Henriquez