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    This picture taken on June 25, 2017 shows a police vehicle patrolling the streets near the Id Kah Mosque in Kashgar in China's Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, a day before the Eid al-Fitr holiday. JOHANNES EISELE/AFP via Getty Images China's Xinjiang region is home to a large population of Uighur Muslims, an ethnic Turkic minority.  Uighurs are being...
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    Secretary of State Antony Blinken slammed China for its lack of transparency in the early stages of the coronavirus pandemic and for its campaign of genocide against the Uighur population of Muslims but would not commit to boycott the 2022 Winter Olympics to be held in China. “I think China knows that in the early stages of COVID, it didn’t...
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    China has released a new state-produced musical showing Uighurs singing and dancing as part of a propaganda bid to counter international fury over the minority group's treatment.  The 100 minute-long film, set in Xinjiang and has hit the country's cinemas under the uplifting title 'The Wings of Songs'.  Uighurs can be seen happily singing and dancing in colourful outfits against...
    ROME — Pope Francis proclaimed his yearly Easter blessing Sunday where the plight of Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang China was conspicuously missing. In his solemn Urbi et Orbi blessing, the pontiff offers a virtual tour of problem areas around the globe to point out conflicts and injustices but as he has done on past occasions, he carefully omitted any reference...
    ERIC Cantona has been blasted for starring in a Chinese “propaganda” film about Uighurs. The Man United legend plays himself in Chino-French movie Magic 7. Getty 4 Footie ace Eric Cantona has been blasted for starring in a Chinese ‘propaganda’ film about Uighurs But critics fear the production will leave viewers believing the oppressed Muslims live in peace. Footballer-turned-actor...
    BRITAIN is on the brink of a cold war with China after it slapped sanctions on MPs and peers who have criticised its human rights abuses. The dramatic escalation came as Beijing imposed travel bans on nine people, including former Tory leader Sir Iain Duncan Smith. 3Beijing imposed travel bans on nine people, including former Tory leader Sir Iain Duncan...
    CLAIM: American presidents, with the exception of Donald Trump, stood up to China’s abuses of human rights. VERDICT: FALSE. The Trump administration was the most aggressive to date on China’s human rights abuses. President Joe Biden faced a question during his first White House press conference on Thursday about whether he would restrict imports from China that relied on...
    A video from a Weibo user shows a pair of Nike shoes burning. Weibo Chinese Weibo users are burning their Nike shoes over a row between the brand and Chinese authorities. This comes after Nike posted a statement, highlighting the "forced labor" of Uighurs in Xinjiang.  Chinese stars have also severed ties with Nike, to mass online approval....
    THE United States on Monday announced sanctions against two Chinese officials for "serious human rights abuses" against Uighur Muslims. The measures against Wang Junzheng, the Secretary of the Party Committee of the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps, and Chen Mingguo, Director of the Xinjiang Public Security Bureau, were taken alongside the UK, Canada and the European Union. 1The US...
    Newly confirmed Secretary of State Antony Blinken did not hesitate to express his agreement with a determination made on the last day of the Trump administration that China's treatment of its Uighur and Muslim minority populations is genocide.   "My judgment remains that genocide is committed against the Uighurs, and that hasn't changed," Blinken said Wednesday in his first remarks...
    Hudson Institute Director for Chinese Strategy, Michael Pillsbury issued a warning on "The Story" that China has leverage on the Biden administration and may use climate change as a negotiation tool when the the two sides meet in Alaska. A lot of people, not just John Kerry, but AOC and others believe the climate change is coming so fast, and it will be the end...
    Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian claimed that racism and hatred spread by American politicians contributed to the shootings at massage parlors in the Atlanta, Georgia area, according to Thursday’s daily press briefing.   Lijan addressed the rising violence and discrimination being waged against Asian Americans in the United States, stating it makes the Chinese “furious and sad,” according to the...
    EU member states agree to sanction China for oppressing the Uighurs in Xinjiang. Diplomatic sources revealed on Wednesday March 17 that the EU states have reached an agreement on the sanctions to be applied against Chine about the oppression suffered by Uighurs. Themiddle empire is accused of human rights violations against the Muslim minority of Uighurs in Xinjiang. A situation...
    Chinese flag behind razor wire at a housing compound in Yangisar, south of Kashgar – Greg Baker/AFP The Government has admitted for the first time that Uighurs are being targeted by China on British soil “in an effort to intimidate them into silence”. The problem is now so serious that it risks becoming a diplomatic incident after ministers complained directly...
    At UN, U.S. condemns Chinas treatment of Uighurs
    GENEVA (Reuters) - The United States on Friday condemned China's abuse of ethnic and religious minorities, including what it called "crimes against humanity and genocide" being committed in Xinjiang region against ethnic Uighurs and severe restrictions in Tibet. Mark Cassayre, U.S. charge d'affaires, in a speech to the U.N. Human Rights Council, also said: "We condemn Hong Kong authorities' detention...
    Police officers patrolling in Kashgar, in China’s western Xinjiang region, where authorities have persecuted the mainly Muslim Uighurs. – AFP The European Union is planning to hit China with sanctions over Beijing’s treatment of the Uighur minority, which has been called genocide. The travel bans and asset freezes on four people and one entity will be the EU’s first human...
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    A security camera is seen in a renovated section of the Old City in Kashgar, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, – Thomas Peter/Reuters Global experts have accused the Chinese government of violating every provision in the United Nations genocide convention. A landmark report released on Tuesday for web by the Washington-DC based Newlines Institute for Strategy condemned Beijing for its treatment...
    China has violated every rule in the UN's genocide convention while trying to 'destroy' Uighur Muslims, a think tank has argued. Beijing's use of 're-education' camps, mass imprisonment, forced sterilization, rape, and transfer of Uighur children to state institutions violate all five definitions of genocide laid out by the UN, the Newlines Institute for Strategy and Policy says. China 'bears state...
    A blistering new report concluded that the Chinese Communist Party government had the “intent to destroy” the Uighur minority population in China and committed genocide in clear violation of international law. The Newslines Institute for Strategy and Policy, the Washington, DC-based think tank that released the report on Monday, said the ruling Chinese Communist Party “bears state responsibility” for carrying...
    The Chinese government’s actions targeting Uighur Muslims and other ethnic minorities in the Xinjiang region have violated every provision of the United Nations’ Genocide Convention, according to an independent report published Tuesday by dozens of global experts in international law and human rights. The report, released by the Newlines Institute for Strategy and Policy, concluded the Chinese government “bears state...
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    ​Foreign Minister Wang Yi said China will work to ratify some international rules governing forced labor as it seeks to cement a trade deal with the European Union– as he called accusations the ruling Communist Party is carrying out genocide against the ethnic minority Uighurs “ridiculously absurd.” Wang, speaking at a news conference on Sunday, said China will take steps...
    China’s crackdown on the Uighur Muslim population is not just part of “a different norm,” as President Biden put it, an exile and activist told The Post — calling on the Biden administration to take action against the Chinese Communist Party over the “genocide.” Tahir Imin, 40, — who was forced to flee his home in 2017 due to the increasingly oppressive...
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    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A bipartisan pair of U.S. congressmen is writing a bill that would expedite refugee applications from Uighurs, the first such legislative effort to support immigration of the largely Muslim ethnic group facing persecution in China. The Florida congressmen, Democrat Ted Deutch and Republican Mario Diaz-Balart, aim to introduce the Uighur Human Rights Protection Act as soon as...
    A Uighur exile and activist is calling on the US to boycott the 2022 Beijing Olympics over the Chinese Communist Party’s atrocities against the group — which he says is “on the brink of extinction.” Tahir Imin, 40, — who was forced to flee his home in 2017 due to the increasingly oppressive political environment — believes the boycott is key...
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    By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - The largest group of exiled ethnic Uighurs have asked the chair of the IOC's ethics commission to personally review its call for the 2022 Winter Games not to be held in Beijing amid evidence of what it calls crimes against humanity. Activists and U.N. experts say 1 million Uighurs and other Turkic Muslims are...
    It’s been years since Tahir Imin heard from his family. Yet the Uighur activist and academic still remembers the last conversation he had with his young daughter in February 2018. “The last word from my daughter was that ‘father, you are a bad person,’” he recalled in an interview with The Post. “The Chinese police are with the people, and...
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    The Dutch parliament passed a non-binding motion Thursday declaring China’s treatment of Uyghur Muslims to be a genocide. The Netherlands is now the first European nation to have its legislature designate the Chinese treatment of Uighurs as a genocide, according to Reuters. It became the third country to do so globally, after Canada declared the same earlier this week. I...
    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The Netherlands' parliament on Thursday passed a non-binding motion saying that the treatment of the Uighur Muslim minority in China amounts to genocide, the first European country to make such a statement. "A genocide on the Uighur minority is occurring in China," the motion said, stopping short of directly saying that the country's government was responsible. Canada...
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    BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Tuesday that it condemned and rejected Canada's parliament passing a non-binding motion saying China's treatment of Uighurs is genocide. China have lodged stern representations with Canada, the foreign ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin told a regular briefing. Canada's parliament passed a non-binding motion on Monday saying China's treatment of the Uighur Muslim minority in the...
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    By ROB GILLIES, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s House of Commons will vote Monday on whether to declare that China is committing genocide against more than 1 million Uighurs in the western Xinjiang region but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s cabinet will abstain from the vote, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press. The official said Canada’s...
    TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s House of Commons will vote Monday on whether to declare that China is committing genocide against more than 1 million Uighurs in the western Xinjiang region but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s cabinet will abstain from the vote, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press. The official said Canada’s foreign minister will make...