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Ersinbek Tursynbek

Chinese ID: 65422119861127??O? (Dorbiljin)

Age: 18-35    Detention reason: related to religion    Detention type: formal prison
Gender: M    Detention time: Apr. 2018 - June 2018    Health status: unclear
Ethnicity: Kazakh    Profession: unclear    Location: unclear

List(s): From prolonged detention to prison

Testifying party (submitted by third party)

Testimony 1-5: Nurila Ramazan, born on October 11, 1973, is now a Kazakhstan citizen.

Victim's relation to testifier

Testimony 1-5: cousin

About the victim

Ersinbek Tursynbek, born on November 27, 1986, is a Chinese citizen. In 2012, he visited Kazakhstan for a couple of months.

Victim's location

Qyzyl zhuldyz (红星) farm, 9th production team, Emin county, Tacheng region

When victim was detained

earlier: summer 2018.

Testimony 3: In May 2018, he was sent to re-education camp, but then given a 17 year prison sentence in November 2018.

Testimony 4: sentenced for 26 years in November 2018, but the sentence was reduced to 18 years when his family paid 20000 yuan.

Testimony 5: there are rumors that he was taken to an inner China prison.

Probable (or official) reason for detention


Victim's status

in prison

How did the testifier learn about the victim's status?

not stated

Additional information


Supplementary materials

Testimony 1
Testimony 2
Testimony 3
Testimony 4
Testimony 5

Entry created: 2019-02-14

Last updated: 2019-02-14

Latest update from testifier: 2018-04-01