Michelle Bachelet’s trip to China has been a divisive topic at this week’s UN Human Rights Council meeting in Geneva. Photo: EPA-EFE
Michelle Bachelet’s trip to China has been a divisive topic at this week’s UN Human Rights Council meeting in Geneva. Photo: EPA-EFE

UN human rights chief ‘not able to speak to’ any detained Uygurs or their families in Xinjiang

  • Michelle Bachelet tells the UN Human Rights Council that she couldn’t move freely through the Chinese region when she visited last month
  • She says the trip ‘provided an important opportunity to raise concerns directly with senior leaders and officials’ and to ‘obtain certain impressions of the situation’

Michelle Bachelet’s trip to China has been a divisive topic at this week’s UN Human Rights Council meeting in Geneva. Photo: EPA-EFE
Michelle Bachelet’s trip to China has been a divisive topic at this week’s UN Human Rights Council meeting in Geneva. Photo: EPA-EFE
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