Xi Jinping defends China’s human rights record to visiting UN commissioner

Leader warns against using issue as ‘excuse to interfere in internal affairs of other countries’ as Michelle Bachelet goes to XinjiangChina’s leader, Xi Jinping, has spoken with the UN human rights chief, Michelle Bachelet, as she visited the Xinjiang …

Leader warns against using issue as ‘excuse to interfere in internal affairs of other countries’ as Michelle Bachelet goes to Xinjiang

China’s leader, Xi Jinping, has spoken with the UN human rights chief, Michelle Bachelet, as she visited the Xinjiang region, warning against the politicisation of human rights as an “excuse to interfere in the internal affairs of other countries” and defending his government’s record.

It comes amid renewed defensiveness in Beijing after the publication of a significant data leak from Xinjiang’s security apparatus, including mugshots of thousands of detained Uyghurs and internal documents outlining shoot-to-kill policies for those who try to escape.

Continue reading...

This post was originally published on Human rights | The Guardian.


Print Share Comment Cite Upload Translate Updates
APA
Helen Davidson in Taipei | radiofree.asia (2022-06-26T02:52:42+00:00) » Xi Jinping defends China’s human rights record to visiting UN commissioner. Retrieved from https://radiofree.asia/2022/05/25/xi-jinping-defends-chinas-human-rights-record-to-visiting-un-commissioner/.
MLA
" » Xi Jinping defends China’s human rights record to visiting UN commissioner." Helen Davidson in Taipei | radiofree.asia - Wednesday May 25, 2022, https://radiofree.asia/2022/05/25/xi-jinping-defends-chinas-human-rights-record-to-visiting-un-commissioner/
HARVARD
Helen Davidson in Taipei | radiofree.asia Wednesday May 25, 2022 » Xi Jinping defends China’s human rights record to visiting UN commissioner., viewed 2022-06-26T02:52:42+00:00,<https://radiofree.asia/2022/05/25/xi-jinping-defends-chinas-human-rights-record-to-visiting-un-commissioner/>
VANCOUVER
Helen Davidson in Taipei | radiofree.asia - » Xi Jinping defends China’s human rights record to visiting UN commissioner. [Internet]. [Accessed 2022-06-26T02:52:42+00:00]. Available from: https://radiofree.asia/2022/05/25/xi-jinping-defends-chinas-human-rights-record-to-visiting-un-commissioner/
CHICAGO
" » Xi Jinping defends China’s human rights record to visiting UN commissioner." Helen Davidson in Taipei | radiofree.asia - Accessed 2022-06-26T02:52:42+00:00. https://radiofree.asia/2022/05/25/xi-jinping-defends-chinas-human-rights-record-to-visiting-un-commissioner/
IEEE
" » Xi Jinping defends China’s human rights record to visiting UN commissioner." Helen Davidson in Taipei | radiofree.asia [Online]. Available: https://radiofree.asia/2022/05/25/xi-jinping-defends-chinas-human-rights-record-to-visiting-un-commissioner/. [Accessed: 2022-06-26T02:52:42+00:00]
rf:citation
» Xi Jinping defends China’s human rights record to visiting UN commissioner | Helen Davidson in Taipei | radiofree.asia | https://radiofree.asia/2022/05/25/xi-jinping-defends-chinas-human-rights-record-to-visiting-un-commissioner/ | 2022-06-26T02:52:42+00:00
To access this feature and upload your own media, you must Login or create an account.

Add an image

Choose a Language



A Free News Initiative

Investigative Journalism for People, Not Profits.

Discussion