Author: Sophie Beach

Sophie Beach lives in Berkeley, California. She previously served as senior research associate for Asia at the Committee to Protect Journalists, a New York-based press freedom organization. She received her master's degree from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. Her writing about China has been published in the Los Angeles Times, the Asian Wall Street Journal, the South China Morning Post, The Nation magazine, and other publications.
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Protesters in Turkey Oppose Ramadan Restrictions in Xinjiang

Last week, the Turkish Foreign Ministry expressed “deep concern” to the Chinese ambassador over news reports that the Chinese government was imposing restrictions on the observance of the holy month of Ramadan among Muslim Uyghurs in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. In reply, the Chinese government denied the accusations and claimed that, “all the people

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