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" Uyghur"

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World - International
9/8/2023 1:55:24 PM
China stands accused of incarcerating over one million Uyghurs and other Muslim minorities in a network of detention facilities in the northwestern region of Xinjiang.

World - International
3/23/2023 10:00:28 PM
China attempted Thursday to block a prominent Uyghur activist from speaking at the UN Human Rights Council, where he demanded the body urgently address allegations of serious violations by Beijing.

World - International
3/7/2023 6:28:09 PM
United Nations rights chief Volker Turk on Tuesday demanded action from Beijing to address "grave concerns" over the human rights situation in China's Xinjiang province.

World - International
9/1/2022 6:16:09 PM
The UN accused China of serious human rights violations that may amount to ``crimes against humanity'' in a long-delayed report examining a crackdown on Uyghurs and other mostly Muslim ethnic groups. Beijing on Thursday denounced the assessment as a fabrication cooked up by Western nations.

World - International
7/28/2022 8:55:55 PM
President Joe Biden and China's Xi Jinping spent more than two hours Thursday talking through the future of their complicated relationship, with the flashpoint of Taiwan once again emerging as a key point of tension.

World - International
6/8/2022 6:18:37 PM
Dozens of rights groups called Wednesday for the resignation of UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet, charging that she "whitewashed" Beijing's "atrocities" during her trip to China last month.

World - International
12/21/2021 11:34:08 AM
China blacklisted four members of a US federal commission on religious freedom on Tuesday in the latest tit-for-tat response to Washington's own sanctions targeting alleged perpetrators of genocide in Xinjiang.

World - International
12/16/2021 6:51:00 PM
The Biden administration said Thursday it is imposing new sanctions on several Chinese biotech and surveillance companies and government entities for actions in Xinjiang province, the latest step against Beijing over human rights abuses of Uyghur Muslims in the country's western region.

World - International
12/11/2021 12:19:00 PM
The United States unveiled a raft of new rights-abuse sanctions Friday on senior officials and entities in eight countries, including a Chinese firm specializing in facial recognition technology and a giant cartoon studio in North Korea.

World - International
12/9/2021 6:04:57 PM
China committed genocide in the Xinjiang region by preventing births in the Uyghur population, a London panel investigating alleged human rights abuses concluded on Thursday.

World - International
12/9/2021 11:27:53 AM
The US House of Representatives passed legislation restricting imports from China's Xinjiang region over its treatment of the Uyghur Muslim minority, as tensions continue to escalate between Washington and Beijing.

World - International
7/15/2021 8:44:57 PM
'The message to Beijing and any international company that profits from forced labor in Xinjiang is clear: no more,' Republican Senator Marco Rubio said in a statement

World - International
7/12/2021 10:45:17 PM
`This administration will defend and protect human rights around the world, and recognizes the prevention of atrocities is a core national security interest and a core moral responsibility,` Biden administration said

Travel - News
3/1/2019 1:58:25 PM

Egypt - Politics
7/8/2017 11:59:40 AM
Al-Azhar's statement comes following days of reports that Egyptian police have been rounding up Uyghur students ahead of deporting them to China

World - International
6/18/2015 2:43:20 PM
As the fast begins, the Communist Party is encouraging members and public servants not to participate

World - International
8/3/2014 8:47:03 AM