G20 Leaders Should Publicly Challenge China’s Xi on Abuses
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Chinese security personnel patrol near the Id Kah Mosque in Kashgar in China’s Xinjiang region, November 4, 2017.
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Most of the world leaders attending the G20 summit in Indonesia this week are expected to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping in person for the first time since he secured an unprecedented third term in power in October and the start of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020. It’s also the first face-to-face meeting between Xi and most democratic G20 leaders since their countries began calling out the Chinese government’s crimes against humanity targeting Uyghurs in Xinjiang.
On October 31, fifty countries issued a joint statement at the United …read more
Source:: Human Rights Watch