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Beijing says U.S. smeared China with accusations of rights violations

Reuters Thursday, 10 October 2019
Beijing said on Thursday that comments by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accusing China of human rights violations in its treatment of Muslims constituted a smear against China.
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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a television interview with PBS on Wednesday that China's treatment of Muslims was an "enormous human rights violation" and Washington will continue to raise the issue. Michelle Hennessy reports.

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