UK Government announces business measures over Xinjiang human rights abuses

Jan 12, 2021

Today (12 January) the Foreign Secretary has announced a package of measures to help ensure that British organisations, whether public or private sector, are not complicit in, nor profiting from, the human rights violations in Xinjiang.

Evidence of gross human rights violations including extra-judicial detention and forced labour has been growing, including proof from the Chinese authorities’ own government documents. The UK Government has repeatedly called on China to end these practices, and uphold its national laws and international obligations.

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