Dolkun Isa upset over Indian move: Know all about Ughyur dissident leader

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New Delhi, Apr 25: Ughyur dissident leader Dolkun Iss has expressed disappointment over Indian move of cancelling his visa for a visit to the country later this month, media reported.

According to report, Isa was granted visa by India on April 16 which got cancelled on April 23 in view of Interpol red corner notice against him. Earlier China raised its eyebrow over India's decision to grant him visa as country regards Dolkun Isa as backers of terrorism in its volatile Muslim-dominated Xinjiang province.

Who is Dolkun Isa

Dolkun Isa was supposed to visit India for a conference to be held between April 28 and May 1 at Dharamsala, the seat of the Tibetan government-in-exile.

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Here are the facts you need to know about Dolkun Isa

  • Dolkun Isa was granted asylum by Germany in the late 1990s.
  • Dolkun Isa is a leader of World Uyhgur Congress.
  • He is regarded as backers of terrorism in volatile Muslim-dominated Xinjiang province in China.
  • India is one of his dream countries he to want to visit.
  • China has got a Red Corner Notice issued against him by Interpol.
  • Isa has been accused by China of bombings in the 1990s at Xinjiang and Toksu.
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