Uyghurs

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Leaked papers link Xinjiang crackdown with China leadership
Secret documents urge population control, mass round-ups and punishment of Uyghurs

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic Editor

29, Nov, 2021 @6:33 PM

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China must answer serious questions about tennis star Peng Shuai, Australia says
Human rights activists step up calls for diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

Daniel Hurst

22, Nov, 2021 @9:57 PM

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‘Little Britain’: Chinese media weigh in on reports of spat between Liz Truss and UK envoy
Official newspaper calls Truss ‘radical populist’ after her alleged row with Caroline Wilson over UK’s hard line

Vincent Ni, China affairs correspondent

17, Nov, 2021 @4:06 PM

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US reportedly plans diplomatic boycott China 2022 Winter Olympics
Biden administration may not send official delegation to Beijing 2022, in protest at human rights abuses

Julian Borger in Washington

16, Nov, 2021 @6:54 PM

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Winter Olympics top sponsors ‘silent’ over China’s human rights record
Human Rights Watch says it only received one reply after writing to 13 companies involved in Beijing Games

Rupert Neate

12, Nov, 2021 @4:48 PM

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Chinese agents operating abroad to get Uyghurs deported, ICC told
Uyghur representatives file third attempt to have international criminal court investigate China

Helen Davidson in Taipei

11, Nov, 2021 @1:19 PM

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Global activists gather at Rome G20 to demand tougher action on China
Beijing must not be let off hook over human rights abuses in return for climate cooperation, say legislators

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

29, Oct, 2021 @8:26 AM

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Chinese effort to gather ‘micro clues’ on Uyghurs laid bare in report
Authorities using predictive policing and human surveillance on Muslims in Xinjiang, thinktank says

Helen Davidson in Taipei and Vincent Ni

19, Oct, 2021 @10:02 AM

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Drop Chinese investments, MPs and peers tell parliament’s pension fund
Letter from 137 lawmakers urges fund to drop stakes in firms accused of human rights violations or linked to Chinese state

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

19, Oct, 2021 @7:57 AM

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Has Interpol become the long arm of oppressive regimes?
Once used in the hunt for fugitive criminals, the global police agency’s most-wanted ‘red notice’ list now includes political refugees and dissidents

Josh Jacobs

17, Oct, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Chinese ambassador to UK barred from British parliament
Move agreed by Speakers of Commons and Lords follows imposition of sanctions on British MPs by Beijing

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

14, Sep, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Lives lost, poverty, an arms race, rights destroyed … the continuing cost of 9/11
The US has now spent $8 trillion over 20 years in its response to the attacks. But the true price has been more than financial

Simon Tisdall

12, Sep, 2021 @6:30 AM

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