The Bundestag, Germany’s parliament, in Berlin. Delegations from two committees have recently been denied visas to visit China. Photo: EPA

China denies visas to German lawmakers over their human rights criticism

  • Germany’s parliament says human rights committee is denied entry, and another committee scraps a trip after MP is barred for speaking out on China’s rights record
  • Barred MP says she has been monitored for a decade since Chinese officials asked her to decline invitation to World Uygur Congress in Germany
Topic |   Human rights in China

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The Bundestag, Germany’s parliament, in Berlin. Delegations from two committees have recently been denied visas to visit China. Photo: EPA
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