Biden Signs Bill to Ban Goods Made by Uyghur Slave Labor

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December 23, 2021

The White House says President Joe Biden signed into law Thursday a bill that bans the import of good produced by Uyghur slave labor.

The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act, which got final Congressional approval last week after a year of negotiations, bans all imports from China’s Xinjiang region into the United States unless companies can show the U.S. government “clear and convincing evidence” their supply chains have not used the labor of ethnic Muslims enslaved in Chinese camps.

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