Canada: Chinese Officials Should Be Slapped With Magnitsky Act

<!–[CDATA[ VISION TIMES Over a dozen senators from Canada recently wrote a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asking the federal government to take strict actions against Chinese officials identified to be involved in human rights violations. The letter, written by senators Leo Housakos and Thanh Hai Ngo, was co-signed by 11 other senators. The […]

China's Uyghurs Trapped in Factory Toiling for Tech Titans

Voice of America NANCHANG, CHINA – In a lively Muslim quarter of Nanchang city, a sprawling Chinese factory turns out computer screens, cameras and fingerprint scanners for a supplier to international tech giants such as Apple and Lenovo. Throughout the neighborhood, women in headscarves stroll through the streets, and Arabic signs advertise halal supermarkets and […]

The US Puts Visa Restrictions on Chinese Officials Over Treatment of Muslims

Nike Ching | Voice of America STATE DEPARTMENT – The United States is imposing visa restrictions on the Chinese government and Communist Party officials who are believed to be responsible for the detention or abuse of the Uighurs — Muslim ethnic minorities in Xinjiang, China.   “Family members of such persons may also be subject […]

Pompeo Accuses Huawei of Lying About Ties to Chinese Government

Voice of America News U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has accused the head of Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei Technologies of lying about his company’s relationship with the government in Beijing. Pompeo said in a CNBC interview Thursday that Huawei “is tied not only to China but to the Chinese Communist Party.” He added, “The […]

Rights Groups Decry China’s Ban on Fasting During Ramadan

Joyce Huang | Voice of America Rights groups are calling for greater international attention on the Chinese government due to recent cases of alleged rights abuses, including the latest clampdown in Xinjiang to ban Uighurs, young and old, from fasting or observing Ramadan, which starts this week. They also denounced Beijing’s treatment of prominent rights […]

Czech Senate Passes Resolution Calling for End to Persecution of Falun Gong in China

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”] [et_pb_row admin_label=”row”] [et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Minghui The Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic passed a resolution expressing support for persecuted groups in China, including Falun Gong (also called Falun Dafa) practitioners, Christians, Uighurs, and Tibetans. Resolution No. 131 passed on March 20, 2019. It called for the Czech president and government […]

US Ambassador Brownback: ‘China is at War with Faith’

Cindy Saine | Voice of America WASHINGTON — Washington’s top diplomat for religious freedom is calling on China to stop its growing oppression of people of faith. Sam Brownback, the U.S. ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom, told journalists, “China is at war with faith, but it is a war they will not win.” “The Chinese Communist […]

Rights Activists Denounce China’s Xinjiang White Paper

Joyce Huang | Voice of America China has released a lengthy white paper that analysts say seeks to justify its anti-terrorism fight and de-radicalization measures in the western region of Xinjiang, where up to 1.5 million Uighurs and other Muslim minorities are estimated to have been forced into detention in what Beijing calls “vocational training […]