Daily Archive: March 5, 2019

Turkey has Several Self-Interested Reasons to Continue Raising the Uighur Issue

Turkey toned down its rhetoric about Xinjiang, but is nevertheless still being vocal about it. Foreign Minister Cavusoglu told the UN Human Rights Council that “We encourage Chinese authorities and expect that universal human rights, including freedom of religion, are respected and full protection of the cultural identities of the Uighurs and other Muslims is ensured”, adding that a distinction...