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Coronavirus: Uighur activist draws attention to Xinjiang plight amid China outbreak

By Nina Larson Chinese suffering under harsh measures used to fight the deadly new coronavirus should recognise that similar methods have been deployed against China’s minorities for years, an exiled Uighur rights activist said this week. Jewher Ilham, the daughter of jailed Uighur intellectual Ilham Tohti, criticised some of the measures imposed by Beijing, including placing […]