‘Politically biased’: China rejects UN recommendations on death penalty, freedoms in Xinjiang and Tibet

China has not accepted 62 of the 346 recommendations made at the United Nations (UN) 2018 Universal Periodic Review (UPR), saying they are inconsistent with national conditions and laws, “politically biased or untruthful.” Of those not accepted, the majority addressed China’s continued use of the death penalty, restrictions on individual freedoms, or the subjugation of ethnic minorities […]