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China says Mike Pompeo will end up on ‘the ash heap of history’ for marking the 30th anniversary of Tiananmen Square, which Beijing is desperate to ignore

Tuesday is the 30th anniversary of the bloody Tiananmen Square crackdown, when Chinese troops violently shut down a pro-democracy protest in central Beijing. China has more or less written the crackdown out of its history, and it routinely censors discussion of it on its internet. US Secretary of State Mike […]
China says Mike Pompeo will end up on ‘the ash heap of history’ for marking the 30th anniversary of Tiananmen Square, which Beijing is desperate to ignore
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Microsoft accused of being ‘complicit’ in persecution of 1 million Muslims after helping China develop sinister AI capabilities

Microsoft researchers produced three research papers on AI and facial analysis with a Chinese military-run university last year, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday. US politicians have slammed the partnership with Sen. Marco Rubio describing it as “deeply disturbing” and “an act that makes them complicit” in China’s human rights […]
Microsoft accused of being ‘complicit’ in persecution of 1 million Muslims after helping China develop sinister AI capabilities
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US residents are reportedly detained in China’s prison-like detention camps for Muslims, where people have to pledge allegiance to Xi Jinping to get food

US politicians have been speaking out against China’s crackdown on the Uighurs, a majority-Muslim ethnic minority living in the western region of Xinjiang. Beijing is accused of imprisoning at least 1 million Uighurs in detention camps there, where people are physically and psychologically tortured, and forced to pledge allegiance to […]
US residents are reportedly detained in China’s prison-like detention camps for Muslims, where people have to pledge allegiance to Xi Jinping to get food
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‘No meaningful action’: Members of Congress slam Trump administration for ignoring China bio-tracking and locking up its Muslim minority

Bipartisan members of Congress slammed the Trump administration for not punishing China over its unprecedented crackdown on the Uighur Muslim minority in Xinjiang, western China. “It appears that the Administration has taken no meaningful action”, they said in a joint letter. Chinese authorities were recently caught using US technology to […]
‘No meaningful action’: Members of Congress slam Trump administration for ignoring China bio-tracking and locking up its Muslim minority
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Relatives of China’s oppressed Muslim minority are getting blocked online by their own family members, who are terrified to even tell them how bad their lives are

China’s Uighur community – a mostly-Muslim ethnic group in the western region of Xinjiang – is living through extreme repression by the Chinese government. Chinese authorities have forbidden them from contacting relatives outside the region. Uighurs who break the rules often vanish, or are held captive in prison-like camps. Four […]
Relatives of China’s oppressed Muslim minority are getting blocked online by their own family members, who are terrified to even tell them how bad their lives are
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This man’s family vanished in China’s most oppressed region. Last month he saw his son for the first time in 2 years, in a Chinese propaganda video.

China is waging an unprecedented crackdown on the Uighurs, a majority-Muslim ethnic group in the western region of Xinjiang, China. Authorities are suspected of detaining up to 2 million people in the region and sending their children to state-run orphanages. Abdurahman Tohti, a 30-year-old Uighur man living in Turkey, hasn’t […]
This man’s family vanished in China’s most oppressed region. Last month he saw his son for the first time in 2 years, in a Chinese propaganda video.
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Pakistan abruptly stopped calling out China’s mass oppression of Muslims. Critics say Beijing bought its silence

China is facing international pressure over its crackdown on its Muslim ethnic minority, the Uighurs. Chinese authorities are accused of arbitrarily imprisoning Uighurs in prison-like camps and making them renounce their religion. More and more activists and countries, including those with Muslim majorities, are condemning Beijing over these actions. Pakistan, […]
Pakistan abruptly stopped calling out China’s mass oppression of Muslims. Critics say Beijing bought its silence
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Jailing Muslims, burning Bibles, and forcing monks to wave the national flag: How Xi Jinping is attacking religion in China

China is increasingly cracking down on Christians, Muslims, and Buddhists. Authorities are subjecting Muslims to an unprecedented amount of surveillance, shutting down Christian churches, and forcing monks to pledge allegiance to the state. The officially atheist Chinese Communist Party disapproves of all kinds of grassroots organisations as they are seen […]
Jailing Muslims, burning Bibles, and forcing monks to wave the national flag: How Xi Jinping is attacking religion in China