This appeared in The Millennial Source

For the UK and the EU, the sanctions are part of the mounting global pressure to resolve its human rights issues in the buildup to the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, which are set to be held in Beijing.

Last week, the European Union, the United Kingdom, the United States and Canada imposed a coordinated joint set of sanctions against a number of Chinese officials involved in the human rights abuses of Uyghur Muslims in the Xinjiang province.

The sanctions were the first time in 32 years that the EU or the UK have imposed…

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