China hits back over UK demand on human rights abuses in Xinjiang

Chinese soldiers train in -20 degrees Celsius (-4 Fahrenheit) conditions in Kashgar in northwestern China’s Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021. An official from China’s Communist Party signaled last December that there would likely be no letup in its crackdown in the remote Xinjiang region, but said the government’s focus is shifting more to addressing the roots of extremism. (Chinatopix Via AP)
Chinese soldiers train in -20 degrees Celsius (-4 Fahrenheit) conditions in Kashgar in northwestern China’s Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021. An official from China’s Communist Party signaled last December that there would likely be no letup in its crackdown in the remote Xinjiang region, but said the government’s focus is shifting more to addressing the roots of extremism. (Chinatopix Via AP)