. UN human rights chief asks China to rethink Uyghur policies « JO LEE MAGAZINE

THE SYDNEY MORNING HERALD/The top UN human rights official says she has raised concerns with Chinese officials about the impact of the broad application of counter-terrorism and deradicalisation measures on the rights of Uyghurs and other predominantly Muslim groups in China’s Xinjiang region.

Michelle Bachelet, who visited Xinjiang as part of a six-day trip to China, said the visit was not an investigation but a chance to raise concerns with senior Chinese leaders and pave the way for more regular interactions to support China in fulfilling its obligations under international human rights law.

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