A high-security facility near what is believed to be an internment camp where Uygurs and other mostly Muslim ethnic minorities are detained in China's northwestern Xinjiang region. Photo: AFP

US calls for UN to demand unfettered access to China’s Xinjiang region

  • US State Department official seeks ‘immediate, unhindered and unmonitored access’ for UN inquiry into plight of Uygurs
  •  Remarks came at panel discussion on human rights in Xinjiang on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly meeting in New York
Topic |   Human rights in China

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A high-security facility near what is believed to be an internment camp where Uygurs and other mostly Muslim ethnic minorities are detained in China's northwestern Xinjiang region. Photo: AFP
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