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‘If provoked we will respond’: China warns against sanctions over Uyghur persecution

China’s Australian ambassador to Australia, Chen Zhenge, has warned countries considering imposing sanctions on China in response to the persecution of Uighur Muslims. In a recent promotional presentation at the Chinese embassy in Canberra, authorities downplayed diplomatic concerns about mass imprisonment of Muslim groups. Despite photographs and witness evidence, the Chinese government continues to argue that persecution of Uighurs is a lie. “We will not provoke, but if provoked … we will be kind to you,” Chen Zhenge warned against imposing sanctions on China in the name of human rights defenders. ..

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