Global Politics Podcast

Episode 45 - The US and allies sanction China; Beijing retaliates

April 05, 2021 Global Politics
Global Politics Podcast
Episode 45 - The US and allies sanction China; Beijing retaliates
Show Notes

On 22 March, the US, UK, European Union, and Canada announced sanctions against four officials, former and current, in the Xinjiang province for alleged human rights abuses. The US had placed sanctions on two of the officials back in July 2020. The sanctions have also been placed on the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps, an economic and paramilitary organization from the region.

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