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Mosques disappear as China strives to ‘build a beautiful Xinjiang’

The Jiaman mosque in the city of Qira, in the far western Chinese region of Xinjiang, is hidden behind high…

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Europe

Brazil: Rio’s deadly police shootout prompts claims of abuse

A bloody, hourslong gunbattle in a Rio de Janeiro slum echoed into Friday, with authorities saying the police mission successfully…

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Sports

Top Australian gymnastics coaches banned for 18 months for verbal abuse in secret 2013 finding

The only Australian woman to have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics in women’s artistic gymnastics is coached by two Russians…

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Europe

UN renews call for Princess Latifa’s release

Independent experts working with the U.N. human rights office on Tuesday called on the United Arab Emirates” government to provide…

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Europe

Bill to legalise euthanasia goes before divided French parliament

Issued on: 08/04/2021 – 07:32 A bill to legalise euthanasia goes before a deeply divided French parliament on Thursday, with…

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Canada

Community leaders demand adviser to B.C. premier be removed after he called claims of Uyghur genocide in China ‘lies’

VANCOUVER—A group of community leaders has penned a letter demanding British Columbia Premier John Horgan remove a member of his…

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Asia

Turkish FM summons Chinese Ambassador

Ankara [Turkey], April 7 (ANI): The Turkish Foreign Ministry has summoned Chinese Ambassador Liu Shaobin over the diplomatic mission’s social…

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Europe

France refutes UN report claiming its forces targeted Mali wedding

France on Tuesday refuted the findings of a UN investigation concluding that a French airstrike in Mali had killed 19…

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Sports

Australian Olympic uniform supplier caught in human rights cotton controversy

Australia’s Olympic team uniform provider ASICS is the latest sportswear company caught in a propaganda war involving human rights abuses in China…

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Asia

China urges U.S. to drop double standards on human rights

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, March 25 (Xinhua) — China on Thursday expressed hope that the United States and some…

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