German Minister of Defence Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer raised concerns about Beijing’s treatment of Uygurs. Photo: DPA
German Minister of Defence Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer raised concerns about Beijing’s treatment of Uygurs. Photo: DPA

South China Sea: Chinese, German defence ministers discuss Beijing’s claims over waterway

  • Pandemic, human rights and concerns about Uygurs in Xinjiang among topics covered by Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer and Wei Fenghe
  • Germany is expected to send a frigate through the disputed waters next month, its first warship to make the crossing since 2002

German Minister of Defence Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer raised concerns about Beijing’s treatment of Uygurs. Photo: DPA
German Minister of Defence Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer raised concerns about Beijing’s treatment of Uygurs. Photo: DPA
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