Focus topics

Canada votes to take in Uyghur refugees

Canada’s parliament has unanimously voted in favor of accepting up to 10,000 exiled Uyghurs with Chinese citizenship. The MPs passed a motion to this effect by Sameer Zuberi, an MP of Uyghur origin, by 322 votes to 0. The vote is not legally binding for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government, but the unanimous support of the parliament puts pressure on his minority government to act.

Continue reading now

… and get free access to this Professional Briefing for a month.

Are you already a guest at the China.Table? Log in now


    New evidence for Covid animal origin theory
    Lula brings large delegation
    German Minister of Education and Research visits Taiwan
    Foreign ministers of China and Ukraine talk on the phone