East Turkestan & the Uyghurs
A proposed legislation has for the first time urged the United States government to slap sanctions on China for alleged brutal crackdown on its Muslim minority in the Xinjiang region bordering Pakistan and Central Asia.
Istanbul. President Tayyip Erdogan said recordings related to the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, which Turkey has shared with Western allies, are "appalling" and shocked a Saudi intelligence officer who listened to them, Turkish media reported on Tuesday.
Khashoggi, a critic of de facto Saudi ruler Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was killed in Saudi Arabia's Istanbul consulate on Oct. 2 in a hit which Erdogan says was ordered at the "highest levels" of the Saudi government.
(CNN) - US and Chinese leaders presented opposing visions for the world in back-to-back speeches at the 2018 APEC conference in Papua New Guinea on Saturday, amid rising tensions between the world's two major powers.
A new, full-throated defense by China of its mass incarceration of Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang is in full swing.
China is facing growing criticism over its persecution of some Muslim minority groups, huge numbers of whom are allegedly being held in internment camps.