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I.C.C. Won’t Investigate China’s Detention of Muslims

I.C.C. Won’t Investigate China’s Detention of Muslims

I.C.C. Won’t Investigate China’s Detention of Muslims I.C.C. Won’t Investigate China’s Detention of Muslims The International Criminal Court has decided not to pursue an investigation into China’s mass detention of Muslims, a setback for activists eager to hold Beijing accountable for persecution of ethnic and religious minorities. Prosecutors in The Hague said on Monday that they would not investigate allegations …

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GOP Senators demand Netflix cancel The Three-Body Problem over author’s comments on Uighur Muslims

GOP Senators demand Netflix cancel The Three-Body Problem over author's comments on Uighur Muslims

GOP Senators demand Netflix cancel The Three-Body Problem over author’s comments on Uighur Muslims GOP Senators demand Netflix cancel The Three-Body Problem over author’s comments on Uighur Muslims The series, based on Liu Cixin’s science-fiction trilogy of the same name, will be led by Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and DB Weiss. Rian Johnson and Rosamund Pike are producing …

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U.S. Adds Sanctions Over Internment of Muslims in China

U.S. Adds Sanctions Over Internment of Muslims in China

U.S. Adds Sanctions Over Internment of Muslims in China U.S. Adds Sanctions Over Internment of Muslims in China “Today’s designations are the latest U.S. government action in an ongoing effort to deter human rights abuse in the Xinjiang region,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the most vocal of the China hawks, said in a statement on Friday. The Coronavirus Outbreak …

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US hits Chinese companies with sanctions over alleged human rights abuses of Uighur Muslims

US hits Chinese companies with sanctions over alleged human rights abuses of Uighur Muslims

US hits Chinese companies with sanctions over alleged human rights abuses of Uighur Muslims US hits Chinese companies with sanctions over alleged human rights abuses of Uighur Muslims The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. The Trump administration has imposed trade sanctions on 11 Chinese companies complicit in …

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U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Chinese Officials Over Mass Detention of Muslims

U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Chinese Officials Over Mass Detention of Muslims

U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Chinese Officials Over Mass Detention of Muslims U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Chinese Officials Over Mass Detention of Muslims The actions on Thursday target a cluster of officials who played a major role in devising and enforcing policies in the country’s western Xinjiang region that have detained hundreds of thousands — some estimates put it at more …

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‘Ramy’ and the New American Muslims of TV

‘Ramy’ and the New American Muslims of TV

‘Ramy’ and the New American Muslims of TV ‘Ramy’ and the New American Muslims of TV He’s a rudderless, sexually frustrated millennial. He’s also deeply religious. He’s Ramy, the Egyptian-American at the center of the comedian Ramy Youssef’s semi-autobiographical series, “Ramy,” returning Friday for a second season on Hulu. For fans, it’s the welcome return of a nuanced portrayal of …

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French Muslims Face a Cruel Coronavirus Shortage: Burial Grounds

French Muslims Face a Cruel Coronavirus Shortage: Burial Grounds

French Muslims Face a Cruel Coronavirus Shortage: Burial Grounds French Muslims Face a Cruel Coronavirus Shortage: Burial Grounds PARIS — The middle-aged men, some wearing masks and gloves, leaned over a freshly excavated grave and gingerly slid a coffin into it. Arching their backs and bending their knees, they were burying a 60-year-old French-Moroccan woman in the Muslim section of …

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Hundreds of Rohingya Muslims Stuck at Sea in Refugee Crisis With ‘Zero Hope’

Hundreds of Rohingya Muslims Stuck at Sea in Refugee Crisis With ‘Zero Hope’

Hundreds of Rohingya Muslims Stuck at Sea in Refugee Crisis With ‘Zero Hope’ Hundreds of Rohingya Muslims Stuck at Sea in Refugee Crisis With ‘Zero Hope’ BANGKOK — Somewhere in turquoise waters, perhaps where the Bay of Bengal meets the Andaman Sea, wooden boats filled with Rohingya refugees are listing, adrift now for more than 10 weeks. They were prevented …

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As Ramadan Begins, Muslims (Mostly) Accede to Pandemic Orders

As Ramadan Begins, Muslims (Mostly) Accede to Pandemic Orders

As Ramadan Begins, Muslims (Mostly) Accede to Pandemic Orders As Ramadan Begins, Muslims (Mostly) Accede to Pandemic Orders CAIRO — It was a rare moment in the 1,400-year history of Islam, and another sobering milestone in the march of the coronavirus. On Friday, the first day of Ramadan, silence shrouded the Kaaba, the black cube-shaped structure that Muslims face while …

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‘Muslims Are Foreigners’: Inside India’s Campaign to Decide Who Is a Citizen

‘Muslims Are Foreigners’: Inside India’s Campaign to Decide Who Is a Citizen

SCRIPT_200303_3pm Satellite imagery of detention center Title: The Dispatch THIS DETENTION CENTER IN INDIA’S ASSAM STATE IS SET TO OPEN IN A FEW MONTHS… BUT INDIA’S PRIME MINISTER NARENDRA MODI SAYS IT DOESN’T EVEN EXIST. Modi archive – https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/11pc-0IY026IAkR3Int4Wm5bht6_muD-A 4:50 Those who are still delusional, the rumors spread by Congress and urban naxals about detention centers are a complete lie. …

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