UK says China committing ‘gross, egregious’ abuse against Uighurs as ambassador warns against sanctions

Britain on Sunday accused Beijing of “gross, egregious human rights abuses” over its “deeply troubling” treatment of ethnic and religious minorities in China’s western Xinjiang region. Rights groups and experts estimate that more than one million ethnic Uighurs and other Turkic-speaking minorities have been rounded up into a network of internment camps. British Foreign Secretary … Continue reading UK says China committing ‘gross, egregious’ abuse against Uighurs as ambassador warns against sanctions