Ardern and Morrison present united front on China, warning of ‘those who seek to divide us’

The Guardian. 31 May 2021

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The Australian prime minister, Scott Morrison, has warned that “there are those far from here that would seek to divide us”, during a press conference with his New Zealand counterpart, Jacinda Ardern, that focused on how the two countries handle China.

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China announces three-child limit in major policy shift

The Guardian. 31 May 2021

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China has announced that couples will be permitted to have up to three children in a major policy shift from the existing two-child limit, after recent data showed a dramatic decline in births in the world’s most populous country.

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CFU Condemns Sentencing of Hushtar Isa

Campaign for Uyghurs. 29 May 2021

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Campaign for Uyghurs (CFU) strongly condemns the sentencing of Hushtar Isa by the Chinese regime. Hushtar’s brother Dolkun Isa serves as the President of the World Uyghur Congress (WUC) and Vice President of the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO).

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PRESS RELEASE: WUC STRONGLY CONDEMNS LIFE SENTENCE OF WUC PRESIDENT’S BROTHER, HUSHTAR ISA

Press Release – For immediate release
29 May 2021
Contact: World Uyghur Congress
 www.uyghurcongress.org
0049 (0) 89 5432 1999 or [email protected]

The World Uyghur Congress (WUC) strongly condemns the sentencing of the WUC President Dolkun Isa’s brother, Hushtar Isa. It was recently reported that he received a life imprisonment sentence, which was confirmed by Radio Free Asia (RFA) today.

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WEEKLY BRIEF – 28 MAI 2021

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WUC Congratulates New Elected President of the Tibetan Government-in-Exile
The World Uyghur Congress (WUC) welcomed  Penpa Tsering as the new Sikyong (President) of the 17th Parliament-in-Exile of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) while expressing its heartfelt gratitude to former President Dr. Lobsang Sangay. On May 27, Mr. Tsering was sworn in as the second democratically-elected President of the 17th Parliament-in-Exile of the CTA. Next to having been elected to the Parliament of the CTA for two terms in 1996 and 2006, Mr. Tsering was the Parliamentary speaker for two terms between 2008 and 2016.

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U.S. trade chief Tai says U.S. faces ‘very large challenges’ on China

Reuters. 27 May 2021

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U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai said on Wednesday that the United States still faces “very large challenges” in its trade and economic relationship with China that require the Biden administration’s attention across the board.

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Xinjiang Authorities Detain Uyghur Woman Who Intervened in Domestic Dispute

RFA. 27 May 2021

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Authorities in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) have detained a woman in an internment camp on suspicion of “religious extremism” after she intervened in a domestic dispute between her neighbors, according to authorities.

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US Government Purchases of Dahua and Hikvision Mapped

IPVM. 24 May 2021

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300+ different government organizations have purchased Dahua and Hikvision products since the NDAA went into effect in August 2019, according to data IPVM obtained through GovSpend and co-reported with TechCrunch.

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