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US sanctions unnamed Chinese officials for Xinjiang repression

October 11, 2019 4:07 pm0 comments
US sanctions unnamed Chinese officials for Xinjiang repression

(TibetanReview.net, Oct09’19) – The United States State Department has on Oct 8 slapped travel bans on Chinese officials involved in a massive crackdown on Uighurs and other Muslim minorities in Xinjiang. This came a day after the Commerce Department blacklisted Chinese government agencies and a number of Chinese companies that […]

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Malaysian Prime Minister says China too powerful to be questioned for Uygur persecution

October 2, 2019 7:34 am0 comments
Malaysian Prime Minister says China too powerful to be questioned for Uygur persecution

(TibetanReview.net, Oct01’19) – Nonagenarian Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has admitted that Muslim countries refuse to censure China for its systematically brutal ill-treatment of their coreligionists in Xinjiang because the latter is too “powerful” and they do not want to endanger their flourishing economic ties with the repressive atheist party-state. […]

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China lists containing ‘Taiwan independence’, combating ‘separatists’ in Tibet and Xinjiang among its top defence priorities

July 26, 2019 2:32 am0 comments
China lists containing ‘Taiwan independence’, combating ‘separatists’ in Tibet and Xinjiang among its top defence priorities

(TibetanReview.net, Jul24’19) – China has listed containing “Taiwan independence” and combating “separatist forces” in Tibet and Xinjiang among its top priorities in a national defence white paper it released on Jul 24. It has refused to renounce the use of force in efforts to reunify Taiwan with the mainland and […]

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China angry at 22 countries’ UN rebuke for its treatment of Xinjiang Muslims

July 12, 2019 8:09 am0 comments
China angry at 22 countries’ UN rebuke for its treatment of Xinjiang Muslims

(TibetanReview.net, Jul11’19) – A group of 22 countries has issued a statement at the United Nations in Geneva, urging China to stop the mass incarceration of ethnic Uighurs and other Muslims in the Xinjiang region under its rule. None of the traditionally Islamic countries that claim to defend the rights […]

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China accused of practicing cultural genocide in Xinjiang

July 6, 2019 11:22 pm0 comments
China accused of practicing cultural genocide in Xinjiang

(TibetanReview.net, Jul05’19) – China is deliberately separating Muslim children from their families, faith and language in Xinjiang in an attempt to make culturally Chinese people of them in schools designed for that purpose while their parents, numbering around a million, undergo de-Islamization in concentration camps set up across the so-called […]

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China installing smartphone app to steal Xinjiang visitors’ personal data

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China installing smartphone app to steal Xinjiang visitors’ personal data

(TibetanReview.net, Jul04’19) – China uses smartphone surveillance not just on is citizens in Xinjiang but also on tourists visiting the so-called autonomous region, according to a joint investigation by Motherboard, Süddeutsche Zeitung, the Guardian, the New York Times, and Germany’s NDR. Foreigners crossing into Xinjiang are “forced to install a […]

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Protesters at EU-China summit in Brussels seek stronger stand on Xinjiang, Tibet rights situation

April 12, 2019 12:46 am0 comments
Protesters at EU-China summit in Brussels seek stronger stand on Xinjiang, Tibet rights situation

(TibetanReview.net, Apr11’19) – Several hundred people held a demonstration as Chinese Premier Li Keqiang led a delegation to this year’s EU-China summit in Brussels on Apr 10. The human rights campaigners wanted the European Union to be more vocal on the deplorable rights situation in Xinjiang and Tibet. The EU […]

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China demands respect for Xinjiang internment camps, Saudi Arabia agrees

February 26, 2019 5:47 am0 comments
China demands respect for Xinjiang internment camps, Saudi Arabia agrees

(TibetanReview.net, Feb25’19) – China expects to be complimented, perhaps even awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, for its much criticized practice of incarcerating around a million Muslim minorities of East Turkestan (Xinjiang) in what has been described as concentration camps. Calling its move counter-terror and de-radicalisation efforts, a senior diplomat told […]

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Turkey calls China’s treatment of Uyghurs ‘a great embarrassment for humanity’

February 12, 2019 2:35 am0 comments
Turkey calls China’s treatment of Uyghurs ‘a great embarrassment for humanity’

(TibetanReview.net, Feb11’19) – Turkey has severely criticized China on Feb 9 for its incarceration of more than a million Uyghur and other Muslim minorities in Xinjiang in concentration camps, calling it “a great embarrassment for humanity”. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had once accused China of “genocide” but has since established […]

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China takes diplomatic envoys from 12 friendly countries on 3-day junket to refute Xinjiang repression allegations

January 11, 2019 1:08 am0 comments
China takes diplomatic envoys from 12 friendly countries on 3-day junket to refute Xinjiang repression allegations

(TibetanReview.net, Jan10’19) – Amid growing international criticism of its internment of around a million Muslim minorities in so-called vocational training centres which are nothing more than de-Islamization, political indoctrination camps, China has invited diplomatic envoys from 12 countries to “witness the social and economic progress” of East Turkestan (Xinjiang Uygur […]

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