China condemns US bill against Uighur camps

The US legislation - still to be passed by the Senate - also threatens sanctions against Communist Party officials blamed for abuses as more than one million Muslims are jailed.

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    China has condemned a US bill demanding the closure of so-called "re-education" camps for Uighurs.

    The US legislation - still to be passed by the Senate - also threatens sanctions against Communist Party officials blamed for abuses.

    More than a million of the Muslim minority are imprisoned as part of a long-running government crackdown in the northwestern region of Xinjiang.

    Al Jazeera's Adrian Brown reports from Hong Kong.


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