US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Tuesday with Mihrigul Tursun, a Uygur who has spoken publicly in the United States about what she said was widespread torture in China’s prisons for the minority group. Photos: CNN and Reuters

‘Release them immediately’: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets Mihrigul Tursun and other Uygurs, demands China end mass incarceration

  • Mihrigul Tursun has been vocal in the US about what she said was widespread torture amid China’s mass detention of Muslim Uygurs
  • Mike Pompeo says the US is ‘working to convince the Chinese that this practice is abhorrent and ought to be stopped’
Topic |   Xinjiang

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Tuesday with Mihrigul Tursun, a Uygur who has spoken publicly in the United States about what she said was widespread torture in China’s prisons for the minority group. Photos: CNN and Reuters
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