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China pushes back against Xinjiang criticism in event hosted by its UN delegation

Published Sep 29 2021 at 8:09 PM GMT
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  • China pushed back against criticism of its hard-line policies in its Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region (XUAR), calling them “a legitimate struggle against terrorism” in an event that its delegation to the United Nations organised with the participation of Russia and other allies.
  • The two-hour virtual event called “Xinjiang is a Wonderful Land” was hosted by China’s UN ambassador Zhang Jun, and featured a slate of XUAR government officials including Shawkat Imin, chairman of the standing committee….




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  • Published Sep 29, 2021 8:09 PM GMT