The United States stands with countries and people around the world against the genocide and crimes against humanity happening in the Xinjiang region, the brutal campaign on Tibet, and efforts to impose harsh anti-democratic measures on Hong Kong.
Today I heard more of @EnesFreedom’s story and how what he’s endured in both his private and professional life inspires him to speak out on behalf of the Uyghurs in Xinjiang. We appreciate his courage to expose human rights violations and stand for freedom every day.
The Swedish clothing giant H&M cuts all ties with its Chinese supplier in Xinjiang due to alleged use of the forced labor of Uighur Muslims--a serious threat for any company operating from Xinjiang. H&M won't source any more cotton from Xinjiang.
"A dialog is not enough. We need to have counter measures," former Hong Kong lawmaker and pro-democracy activist @nathanlawkc told DW. "Concentration camps in Xinjiang, human rights violations in Hong Kong... [this] is not going to be fixed just by talking to China."