CNN’s report on Uygur refugees and life inside Xinjiang education centres featured campaigner Mihrigul Tursun, whose accounts angered China’s foreign ministry. Photo: CNN
CNN’s report on Uygur refugees and life inside Xinjiang education centres featured campaigner Mihrigul Tursun, whose accounts angered China’s foreign ministry. Photo: CNN
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China and CNN in row over Uygur campaigner’s account of deaths of nine people in Xinjiang camp

  • Foreign ministry says broadcaster’s coverage was ‘a deliberate lie’
  • CNN said it submitted several requests for comment on its story

CNN’s report on Uygur refugees and life inside Xinjiang education centres featured campaigner Mihrigul Tursun, whose accounts angered China’s foreign ministry. Photo: CNN
CNN’s report on Uygur refugees and life inside Xinjiang education centres featured campaigner Mihrigul Tursun, whose accounts angered China’s foreign ministry. Photo: CNN
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