An angry crowd clashes with Chinese paramilitary police in Xinjiang. Photo: Reuters
An angry crowd clashes with Chinese paramilitary police in Xinjiang. Photo: Reuters

Australia urges China to let Uygur mother and child leave the country and relocate

  • Canberra has traditionally been keen to avoid friction with its biggest trading partner, but tensions between the two countries have escalated
  • Beijing defends its use of internment camps in Xinjiang, which it says are necessary to counter religious extremism and terrorism

An angry crowd clashes with Chinese paramilitary police in Xinjiang. Photo: Reuters
An angry crowd clashes with Chinese paramilitary police in Xinjiang. Photo: Reuters
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