China warns Australia against sanctions over human rights abuse

China has warned Australia that it’s going to “reply in sort” if Canberra adopted the swimsuit of different nations by sanctioning Beijing over the human rights violations against the ethnic minority of Uyghurs in Xinjiang, reported ANI citing native media stories. In a convention on April 8. Chinese ambassador Cheng Jingye stated that Beijing “won’t swallow the bitter tablet of interfering or meddling in China’s inner affairs.” As per stories, Cheng was joined by Chinese authorities officers by a Zoom name from Xinjiangfor a two-hour-long press convention in Canberra.

During the convention, Chinese authorities officers not solely rejected the Australian authorities’s accusations as “pretend information” and “lies” but additionally featured propaganda-style movies about how life might look within the autonomous area of north-western China. However, reportedly, the members of the Uyghur group in Australia labelled the presentation on Xinjiang as “preposterous propaganda.”

The convention by Chinese officers got here because the tensions between Australia and China have reached an all-time-low with points starting from commerce warfare to Xinjiang, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Canberra has slapped a number of sanctions on Beijing with China reiterating in the same method.  Cheng’s warning to Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s authorities got here after United States, European Union, United Kingdom and Canada imposed sanctions on the officers accountable for the human rights abuses in Xinjiang. 

China Releases Xinjiang-themed Musical Movie

The presentation was exhibited to dismiss Australia’s allegation simply as a brand new state-produced Xinjiang-themed film The Wings of Songs has hit China’s cinema’s and it portrays “the area’s wealthy cultural sources”, devoid of repression, mass surveillance and even the Islam of its majority Uyghur inhabitants. 

According to the Global Times, the film focuses on three males from completely different ethnic teams dreaming of the massive time as they collect musical inspiration throughout cultures within the snow-capped mountains and desert-scapes of the huge area. The film has been impressed by Hollywood’s La La Land and it options the “sturdy ethnic traits of Xinjiang”. 

However, The Wings of Songs is believed to an elaborate PR offensive to rebrand the north-western area the place the US, different western nations and human rights teams say genocide has been inflicted on the Uyghurs and different Muslim minorities. 

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