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Xinjiang

China says tough measures in Xinjiang are to beat terrorism – why isn’t the West convinced?

  • In 2014, President Xi Jinping launched strict new measures – ‘nets above and snares below’ – following a string of violent incidents
  • Beijing’s narrative has been hampered by past downplaying of terrorist events for fear of stirring ethnic tensions or damaging the image of Xinjiang

Topic |   Xinjiang
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