After a speech at Kansas State University on Friday, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said “we want freedom for those folks”, referring to the Uygurs. Photo: AP

US to seek support at UN to ‘call out’ China over treatment of Uygurs, Mike Pompeo says

  • He says Washington will try to ‘rally the world’ against Beijing attempting to ‘brainwash coming on 1 million Uygur Muslims in internment camps’
  • Secretary of state dismisses Chinese claims that the camps are meant to ‘educate and to save’ people influenced by religious extremism
Topic |   Xinjiang

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After a speech at Kansas State University on Friday, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said “we want freedom for those folks”, referring to the Uygurs. Photo: AP
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