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West sanctions China over Xinjiang abuses, Beijing hits back at EU

Western governments are seeking to hold Beijing accountable for mass detentions of Muslim Uighurs in northwestern China

23 Mar 2021 1:03 PM

China hits top US officials with retaliatory sanctions over Uighur row

Human rights groups say China has rounded over one million Uighurs and other Turkic Muslims in Xinjiang in a vast brainwashing campaign

13 Jul 2020 3:53 PM

Hair weaves suspected to be from Chinese detention camps seized

Recent reports say China has its ethnic minorities locked up in camps where they are subjected to ideological discipline, physical abuse

05 Jul 2020 12:58 PM

China media warns Arsenal of 'serious implications' over Mesut Ozil comments

Ozil, a German national of Turkish origin, condemned China's crackdown on Muslim minorities in the western region of Xinjiang in a tweet.

16 Dec 2019 1:38 PM

Chinese govt has destroyed graveyard of Uighur community: Historian

‘Chinese government has now destroyed central Uyghur graveyard in Khotan. It was also the site of several sacred shrines,’ Rian Thum said.

13 Jun 2019 2:12 PM

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‘Re-education’, Chinese style

China is under stiff criticism for its alleged persecution of religious and ethnic minorities, especially Uighur Muslims.

15 Jan 2019 12:04 AM

US lists China among worst human trafficking offenders

In its annual ‘Trafficking in Persons Report’, the State Department said China is doing little to combat trafficking or protect victims.

28 Jun 2017 9:35 AM

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