World Uyghur Congress raises concern over Chinese repression in Spain

They raised the issue of Uyghur genocide, forced labour and Chinese transnational repression. WUC presented recommendations for Spain to take a leading role within the European Union and on the United Nations on Uyghur issues. The discussion of a Uyghur friendship group and a resolution on the Uyghur genocide.

"There must be no loophole for companies to profit from the forced labour occurring in my homeland. Multinational corporations with 'direct-to-consumer' business models should not be permitted to skirt UFLPA compliance," said Elfidar Iltebir, President of the Uyghur American Association.