human rights abuse

Broadcasters urged to cancel plans to cover Beijing Winter Olympics

An open letter from rights groups representing minorities in China, including Uyghurs, Tibetans, and others said the broadcasters risk "being complicit" in "worsening human rights abuses" in China.

published on : 8th September 2021

US lawmakers press corporate sponsors to boycott Beijing Winter Olympics

The letter by Senator Jeff Merkley and Representative McGovern said that no Olympics should be held in a country "whose government is committing genocide and crimes against humanity."

published on : 28th July 2021

China rejects G-7 criticism of rights abuses

The embassy challenged the leaders of the world's largest industrial nations for “distorted” remarks that “slandered China and arbitrarily interfered in China's internal affairs.''

published on : 14th June 2021