Police officers patrol near the International Grand Bazaar in Urumqi in China’s Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on July 5. Photo: Kyodo Police officers patrol near the International Grand Bazaar in Urumqi in China’s Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on July 5. Photo: Kyodo
Police officers patrol near the International Grand Bazaar in Urumqi in China’s Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on July 5. Photo: Kyodo

US says companies doing business in Xinjiang may run ‘high risk of breaking the law’

  • Government advisory tells American firms operating in the Chinese region to brace for consequences if they stay because of suspected human rights abuses there
  • The warning cites forced labour, intrusive surveillance, and a continuing genocide and crimes against humanity in the western Chinese region

Topic |   US-China relations
Police officers patrol near the International Grand Bazaar in Urumqi in China’s Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on July 5. Photo: Kyodo Police officers patrol near the International Grand Bazaar in Urumqi in China’s Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on July 5. Photo: Kyodo
Police officers patrol near the International Grand Bazaar in Urumqi in China’s Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on July 5. Photo: Kyodo
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