Tom Phillips at The Guardian reports that Xinjiang is experiencing an unprecedented security surge following the appointment of Chen Quanguo as the Party Secretary of the Uyghur autonomous region. Chen’s surge has led to an exponential increase in the presence of security forces and the creation of a police state in which local inhabitants are subject to constant state control.
Chen has wasted no time in putting his controversial ideas into practice. Since he became
June 23, 2017