The US senators pointed to comments Liu Cixin made on Xinjiang that were published in The New Yorker magazine in 2019. Photo: Handout The US senators pointed to comments Liu Cixin made on Xinjiang that were published in The New Yorker magazine in 2019. Photo: Handout
The US senators pointed to comments Liu Cixin made on Xinjiang that were published in The New Yorker magazine in 2019. Photo: Handout

US senators urge Netflix to drop Chinese sci-fi series, citing writer Liu Cixin’s comments on Xinjiang

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Topic |   Netflix
The US senators pointed to comments Liu Cixin made on Xinjiang that were published in The New Yorker magazine in 2019. Photo: Handout The US senators pointed to comments Liu Cixin made on Xinjiang that were published in The New Yorker magazine in 2019. Photo: Handout
The US senators pointed to comments Liu Cixin made on Xinjiang that were published in The New Yorker magazine in 2019. Photo: Handout
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