UN should rely on Xinjiang informants if wants to properly investigate China abuses of Uyghurs: Activist By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 26th November, 2020, 21:53

Matsedik-Qira, who moved to Canada in 2006, does not have any communication with her family in China far western Xinjiang Autonomous Region for more than three years

UN should rely on Xinjiang informants if wants to properly investigate China abuses of Uyghurs: Activist

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