• China newspaper defends Xinjiang Muslim crackdown

    2 monthes ago - By National Post

    BEIJING - China's campaign of pressure against the country's Uighur Muslim minority has prevented the far-northwestern region of Xinjiang from “becoming ‘China's Syria' or ‘China's Libya,”‘ an official Communist Party newspaper said Monday.
    The Global Times editorial came after a U.N. anti-discrimination committee raised concerns Friday over China's treatment of Uighurs, citing reports of mass detentions that is said “resembles a massive internment camp that is shrouded in secrecy.”
    Following attacks by radical Muslim separatists, hundreds of thousands of members of the Uighur and Kazakh...
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  • China newspaper defends Xinjiang Muslim crackdown

    2 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    BEIJING - An official Communist Party newspaper is defending China's campaign of pressure and internment against the country's Uighur Muslim minority, saying it had prevented the far-northwestern region of Xinjiang from “becoming ‘China's Syria' or ‘China's Libya.'” Monday's Global Times editorial comes after a U.N. anti-discrimination committee raised concerns Friday over China's treatment of...
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