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New Zealand declines to call China’s Uyghur treatment genocide

New Zealand shied away from labelling China’s treatment of its Uyghur Muslim minority genocide on Wednesday, once again leaving Wellington out of step with its more forthright Western allies. Parliament unanimously passed a motion expressing “grave concern” at human rights abuses in Xinjiang province, but only after Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s ruling Labour Party insisted […]