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U.S. State Dept: Chinese Embassy in Tokyo Harassing Uyghurs in Japan

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP)’s mistreatment of Uyghur Muslims extends beyond China’s borders and into foreign countries, with Beijing ordering Chinese diplomats to “harass and intimidate” members of the ethnic group in Japan, the U.S. State Department’s 2019 Religious Freedom Report on Japan revealed on Wednesday.

OSAKA, JAPAN - JUNE 29: Rebiya Kadeer, president of the World Uyghur Congress (WUC) (L) and people chant slogans and wave flags during a protest march on June 29, 2019 in Osaka, Japan. U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to resume trade negotiations on Saturday during …

China Media Pressure U.S. to Close Wuhan Consulate

The U.S. State Department made tentative plans to reopen its consulate in the Chinese city of Wuhan on Wednesday, while Chinese state media brusquely told them not to bother, since the U.S. has lobbed so many “vicious slanders” at China over the coronavirus pandemic.

Residents wearing masks against the coronavirus walk past sculpture along the banks of the Yangtze River in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province on Friday, April 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

Pompeo Honors Tiananmen Anniversary in Meeting with Survivors

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with survivors of the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre at the hands of Chinese communist troops on Tuesday afternoon, amid strained relations between the United States and China over the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic and Hong Kong protests.

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