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China Uighur’s: One million Muslim held in Education Camps

A UN human rights committee has heard there are credible reports that China is holding a million Uighur’s in “counter-extremism centres”. By – bbc.co.uk Gay McDougall, a member of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, raised the claims at a two-day UN meeting on China. She said she was concerned by reports that Beijing had “turned the Uighur autonomous region ...

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This Week in Russia – September 12, 2017

Speaking before Russian journalists at a press conference following the BRICS summit in China, Russian President Vladimir Putin answered a question on Russia-U.S. relations and whether he is disappointed with Donald Trump since his election as U.S. President.  Via: memri.org Putin: “Now, about the President of the United States. I think that it would be inappropriate for us to discuss how the ...

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Trump, Assad, Putin, And The Re-establishment Of American Credibility

President Trump’s action last night, striking with 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles a Syrian military airbase that had been the source of a chemical weapons attack against a rebel-controlled village on Tuesday, has not only punished Syrian dictator Bashar Assad for the use of chemical weapons, but put the broader region, and the rest of the world, on notice that the ...

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President says US will act unilaterally if China does not pressure Pyongyang

Donald Trump has warned that the US will take unilateral action to eliminate the nuclear threat from North Korea unless China increases pressure on the regime in Pyongyang. Via: ft.com In an interview with the Financial Times, the US president said he would discuss the growing threat from Kim Jong Un’s nuclear programme with Xi Jinping when he hosts the Chinese president ...

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Chinese Muslims are banned from having ‘abnormal’ beards or wearing veils

New rules announced on March 29 ban beards and veils in the Chinese province The move is part of new ‘Regulations on Extremisation of Xinjiang province’  Xinjiang province in northern China is home to 10 million Chinese Muslims This month an ISIS video featuring Chinese children vowed to ‘shed blood’ Via: dailymail.co.uk China has announced that it is implementing new measures ...

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Donald Trump takes the fight to China – in 140 tweet characters or less!

President-elect Donald Trump has taken a fresh swipe at China just two days after a controversial phone call with Taiwan’s president that upended decades of diplomatic protocol. Trump, in two tweets late Sunday, accused China of keeping its currency artificially low and of military posturing in the South China Sea — home to a tense territorial dispute. “Did China ask ...

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Christians’ horror as churchgoers beaten and jailed for putting crucifix by home in China

TWENTY Christians have been beaten and jailed for hanging a cross outside their home in China. Public security officials stormed the property in central Hanan province after a crucifix was seen outside. An eyewitness, described the scene in Nanle as “miserable” as officials beat the Christian homeowner before turning on other Christians coming out of the property. Zhang Mingxuan, a ...

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Panama Papers leaks reveal Xi Jinping’s links to offshore companies

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s family features in the explosive revelations made by the leak of confidential documents showing how world’s most rich and prominent people hide their wealth. Xi’s brother-in-law Deng Jiagui and family members of at least eight current and former members of China’s powerful Politburo Standing Committee have set up offshore companies through Mossack Fonseca, the Panama-based law ...

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