The European Union is preparing to renew its sanctions over alleged human rights abuses in China’s Xinjiang region. Photo: AFP
The European Union is preparing to renew its sanctions over alleged human rights abuses in China’s Xinjiang region. Photo: AFP

exclusive | EU set to renew sanctions on Chinese officials for alleged Xinjiang abuses

  • Adoption of the renewal is expected in early December after member states’ ambassadors give the go-ahead ‘without discussion’
  • If adopted, the measures against four officials and one entity will roll over in March, one year after they came into force

Topic |   China-EU relations
The European Union is preparing to renew its sanctions over alleged human rights abuses in China’s Xinjiang region. Photo: AFP
The European Union is preparing to renew its sanctions over alleged human rights abuses in China’s Xinjiang region. Photo: AFP
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