Satellite Imagery of Xinjiang “Re-education Camp” №8 新疆再教育集中营卫星图 8

Shawn Zhang
May 22, 2018 · 2 min read

Re-education camp in Makit, Xinjiang. 麦盖提县教育培训中心

38°50'15.3"N 77°42'26.9"E

The location evidence is from this government tender notice:


The notice says there is a camp in Kumukusa’er 库木库萨尔乡。

This location can be further confirmed by a China Mobile’s document. China Mobile Kashgar branch is purchasing/renting cell towers. There is one tower at Markit’s education training center whose coordinate is 38.83845, 77.70702.

In Makit government’s report (2017年地方财政预算执行及2018年预算草案), in 2017 it built one new re-education camp and transformed five old existing places into re-education camps.

Shawn Zhang

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law student @ubc