The European Union is considering sanctions against China over its alleged human rights abuses in Xinjiang. Photo: AFP The European Union is considering sanctions against China over its alleged human rights abuses in Xinjiang. Photo: AFP
The European Union is considering sanctions against China over its alleged human rights abuses in Xinjiang. Photo: AFP

China likely to respond in kind to EU sanctions on Xinjiang, observers say

  • Analysts say countermeasures would be moderate, reflecting Beijing’s less confrontational relationship than with the US
  • European Union ministers expected to discuss possible sanctions at their meeting on Monday

Topic |   China-EU relations
The European Union is considering sanctions against China over its alleged human rights abuses in Xinjiang. Photo: AFP The European Union is considering sanctions against China over its alleged human rights abuses in Xinjiang. Photo: AFP
The European Union is considering sanctions against China over its alleged human rights abuses in Xinjiang. Photo: AFP
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