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Over 18,000 People Quarantined in China as COVID-19 Cases Rise in Asia
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Chinese ambassador: Disputes between UK and China have seriously poisoned relations
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Raab accuses China of ‘gross human rights abuses’ against the Uighurs
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China-US: Relations fray between the two superpowers
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U.S. sanctions Chinese official over Uighur rights
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U.S. Adds Sanctions Over Human Rights Abuses in ChinaThe Treasury Department imposed sanctions on a powerful government entity that runs companies and farms in the Xinjiang region, where officials carry out the mass internment of Muslims.
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China records highest surge in virus cases since AprilShares China recorded 61 new coronavirus cases on Monday -- the highest daily figure since April -- propelled by clusters in three separate regions that have sparked fears of a fresh wave. The bulk of..
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NBA cries foul and pulls out of Xinjiang projectThe National Basketball Association (NBA) has severed ties to a training center in China’s western Xinjiang region, where Beijing faces growing international condemnation over its treatment of..
Apple and Nike urged to cut 'China Uighur ties'a woman walks in front of Nike Corporate giants including Nike face growing calls to cut ties with suppliers alleged to be using "forced labour" from China's Uighur people. Activists have launched a..
UK risks China’s wrath by suspending Hong Kong extradition treatyThe UK is to immediately suspend its extradition treaty with Hong Kong and also bar the export of riot control equipment following Beijing’s imposition of a sweeping national security law on the..
China coronavirus: 'Wartime state' declared for Urumqi in XinjiangThe capital of the Xinjiang Autonomous Region has a population of about 3.5 million. The latest infections began to be detected on Wednesday, the first in the region for months, prompting the..
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China coronavirus: Most flights cut to Xinjiang after outbreakChina's government cancels hundreds of flights in and out of the area after new infections emerge.
China: US Xinjiang warning 'bad for the whole world'BEIJING (AP) — China’s government has warned it will protect Chinese companies after Washington said enterprises may face legal trouble if they help carry out abuses in the Muslim northwestern..
Xinjiang: Rubio and Cruz hit with tit-for-tat China sanctionsThe move comes after the US sanctions Chinese officials for Beijing's actions in Xinjiang.
China sanctions U.S. lawmakers including Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz over XinjiangRepublican Senators Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz were among those sanctioned by China, days after the U.S. sanctioned China over alleged rights abuses.
China hits back, sanctioning US officials in response to Xinjiang banChina announced the details of its promised retaliation against the US for its sanctions over Xinjiang, sanctioning American officials and senators on Monday in the latest tit-for-tat confrontation in..
Beijing vows retaliation against US sanctions over XinjiangChina said Friday it will retaliate against U.S. officials and institutions following Washington’s imposition of sanctions on three local officials of the ruling Communist Party over human rights..
US sanctions Chinese officials over Xinjiang 'violations'China is accused of mass detentions and religious persecution of the Uighur Muslims.
Pullback on, but India won’t rest till China scales down along LACTop sources on Tuesday said it would take “sustained” dialogue at the politico-diplomatic level for China to move its over 25,000 soldiers from the Western Theatre Command, with tanks, artillery..
Shipment of Chinese hair goods seized by US officials suspecting forced laborShares The US government on Wednesday said it blocked an $800,000 shipment of hair extensions and accessories from China on suspicions that the products were made with forced labor. The goods were held..
US seizes Chinese products made from human hair in forced labour crackdownWASHINGTON: US customs officials said Wednesday they had seized a shipment of products made from human hair believed to be made by in labour camps in China's western Xinjiang region. They were part of..
Xinjiang: US seizes 'forced labour' Chinese hair importsThe products came from Xinjiang - where a million Muslims have been detained for "re-education".
China’s software stalked Uighurs earlier and more widely, researchers learnTAIPEI, TAIWAN: Before the Chinese police hung high-powered surveillance cameras and locked up ethnic minorities by the hundreds of thousands in China’s western region of Xinjiang, China’s hackers..
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Calls for UN probe of China’s forced birth control on UighursPoliticians around the world have called for a United Nations probe into a Chinese government birth control campaign targeting largely Muslim minorities in the far western region of Xinjiang. They were..
China forces birth control on Uighurs to suppress populationThe Chinese government is taking draconian measures to slash birth rates among Uighurs and other minorities as part of a sweeping campaign to curb its Muslim population, even as it encourages some of..
IAF watching Chinese bases, sure of matching air powerThere has been “no major or fresh infusion of assets” by the People’s Liberation Army-Air Force at Hotan and Kashgar in Xinjiang as well as Gargunsa, Lhasa-Gonggar and Shigatse airbases said..
EU: Make China Rights Crisis a Summit Priority(Brussels) – European Union leaders should use the forthcoming EU-China summit to press for an end to Beijing’s grave and systemic human rights violations, Human Rights Watch said today. The 22nd..
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China says it will 'resolutely hit back' at US over sanctions law on Uighur abusesBeijing has criticised a new US law that would sanction Chinese officials over the mass incarceration of Uighurs and other Muslim minorities, saying it “maliciously attacks” China’s policy in the..
China tells U.S. to stop interfering in its affairs, work to repair relationsChina's top diplomat told his U.S. counterpart that Washington needed to respect Beijing's positions on key issues, halt its interference in issues such as Hong Kong, Taiwan and Xinjiang and work to..
Trump signs bill calling for sanctions over China treatment of Uighur MuslimsU.S. President Donald Trump signed legislation on Wednesday calling for sanctions against those responsible for repression of Uighur Muslims in China's Xinjiang province, the White House said in a..
US Congress approves China sanctions over ethnic crackdownCongress has voted to toughen the US response to a brutal Chinese crackdown on ethnic minorities, adding another factor to the increasingly stormy relationship between the two countries. The House..
U.S. senator calls for action on forced labor in China's XinjiangA senior U.S. senator on Tuesday accused U.S. firms of willfully ignoring "horrific" forced labor conditions in China's Xinjiang region and called on the Commerce Department to stop American companies..
U.N. rights boss expected in China, including restive Xinjiang region, this year: envoyChina expects U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet to visit the country this year, including its restive Xinjiang region, its Geneva ambassador said on Wednesday.
Three more Chinese regions lower emergency response level as virus threat recedesThe northwestern Chinese regions of Inner Mongolia and Xinjiang and the southwestern province of Sichuan have downgraded their emergency response level after assessing that health risks from the..
Uighur man issues desperate plea for wife and child after Chinese official 'lied' on Australian TVSadam Abdusalam is fighting to have his wife and three-year-old son, who is an Australian citizen, freed from house arrest in Xinjiang.
Leaked data shows China's Uighurs detained due to religionBEIJING (AP) — When a Chinese government mass detention campaign engulfed Memtimin Emer's native Xinjiang region three years ago, the elderly Uighur imam was swept up and locked away, along with..
Uighurs 'detained for beards and veils' - leakNew "leak" said to reveal "strongest evidence yet" of China's crackdown on religion in Xinjiang.
U.S. Pompeo urges Kazakhstan to join it in pressing China over Uighur rightsU.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged Kazakhstan on Sunday to join Washington in pressing China over its treatment of Muslim minorities in the Xinjiang province, a sensitive matter for the Central..
Strong quake hits China’s far west Xinjiang regionA strong earthquake struck China's far west Xinjiang region Sunday night, the government earthquake agency said. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. The China Earthquake Networks..
China says confident of Central Asia support before Pompeo visitAttempts to sow discord over Chinese policies in its Xinjiang region will fail, China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday, ahead of a visit by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to neighboring central..
Indonesia Muslim groups deny China lobbying sways views on UighursIndonesia's biggest Muslim groups have denied that lobbying by Beijing, including tours facilitated by China in Xinjiang, had influenced their stance on the treatment of the region's Muslim Uighur..
China says Mesut Ozil ‘misled’ on Xinjiang, welcome to visitChina’s government said Monday Arsenal forward Mesut Ozil was “blinded and misled” when he criticized Beijing’s crackdown on ethnic Muslims in Xinjiang. The government said Ozil was welcome to..
China accuses Arsenal's Ozil of falling for 'fake news' about UighursChina accused Mesut Ozil Monday of being “deceived by fake news” and said he should visit Xinjiang to see for himself after the Arsenal footballer decried the treatment of the region’s Uighur..
Chinese TV pulls Arsenal game coverage after Ozil criticismLONDON (AP) — Chinese television pulled coverage of Arsenal's Premier League match against Manchester City after Mesut Ozil, a forward for the London club, criticized Beijing's brutal mass crackdown..
Chinese paramilitary conduct anti-terror drill in Xinjiang mountains: CCTVChinese paramilitary troops staged high altitude, anti-terror training in the Pamir mountains in the restive Xinjiang region in western China, according to a video broadcast by state television on..
Chinese official blasts U.S. for Xinjiang billsA Chinese official on Monday - blasted a new U.S. bill on Xinjiang. The legislation was passed last week and condemns the mass detention of Uighur Muslims in the area. Xinjiang's governor called the..
China says people held in Xinjiang camps have 'graduated', condemns U.S. billPeople held in camps in China's Xinjiang region have now "graduated" and new trainees will have the freedom to come and go, the regional governor said on Monday.