UN rights chief to visit Xinjiang as groups press for report

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UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet says she will travel to China in May. The trip will include meetings with officials, as well as a visit to the western Xinjiang province. Rights groups say China is abusing and indoctrinating Uyghurs in Xinjiang, which Beijing has called 'reeducation'
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UN Rights Chief to Visit Xinjiang in May as Groups Press for Report

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UN Rights Chief To Visit China's Xinjiang In May

UN rights chief to visit China's Xinjiang in May

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