President Xi Jinping (right) shakes hands with Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan at a signing ceremony in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: EPA President Xi Jinping (right) shakes hands with Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan at a signing ceremony in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: EPA
President Xi Jinping (right) shakes hands with Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan at a signing ceremony in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: EPA

China and Turkey agree closer trade and counterterrorism links amid mainland fears over illegal Uygur migrants

Both states put aside concerns over treatment of Uygurs during talks

President Xi Jinping (right) shakes hands with Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan at a signing ceremony in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: EPA President Xi Jinping (right) shakes hands with Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan at a signing ceremony in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: EPA
President Xi Jinping (right) shakes hands with Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan at a signing ceremony in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: EPA
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