'Silence in the Face Of...': US Slams China, UN Rights Chief, Ahead of Xinjiang Visit
China's foreign ministry announced that Bachelet will visit the country from May 23 to 28, in what will be the first U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights trip there since 2005
UN rights chief to visit China next week, travel to Xinjiang
The UN human rights Michelle Bachelet’s six-day China visit -- the first since 2005 -- beginning Monday will include a trip to the northwestern Chinese province of Xinjiang, where China has been accused of human rights violations
US slams China, UN rights chief, ahead of Xinjiang visit
WASHINGTON: The United States is "deeply concerned" that China will restrict access on a visit by UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet, the State Department said on Friday (May 20), while also criticising Bachelet for "silence" in the face of what it said were atrocities in China's western Xinjiang region.