Beijing says the detention facilities in Xinjiang are training and deradicalisation centres. Photo: AFP

China ‘could target trade talks and US companies’ over Xinjiang human rights bill

  • Beijing has a range of strong options to retaliate against possible American sanctions on Chinese officials in far western region, advisers say
Topic |   US-China relations

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Beijing says the detention facilities in Xinjiang are training and deradicalisation centres. Photo: AFP
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The US Capitol building, where the UIGHUR Act came before the House of Representatives for a vote on Tuesday. Photo: EPA-EFE

China protests as US House passes Uygur bill demanding sanctions over human rights abuses in Xinjiang camps

  • Legislation urges US government to act to counter China’s crackdown on Muslims and other minority groups
  • It would prohibit the export of certain US technologies that could be used in state-sponsored suppression
Topic |   Xinjiang

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The US Capitol building, where the UIGHUR Act came before the House of Representatives for a vote on Tuesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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