New UK measures to tackle China 'human rights violations' against Uighur Muslims
Tuesday, 12 January 2021 () The UK government has publicly criticised China's treatment of Uighur Muslims as "barbarism" and announced new measures to stop UK companies trading with Chinese firms connected to forced labour.
Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has announced new measures to clampdown on the use of forced labour in China's Xinjiang province. Businesses involved in the use of forced labour in the region will not be allowed to do business in the UK, while safeguards are also being introduced to ensure UK...
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