Daily Archives: November 17, 2019

Report: Leaked Chinese Government Documents Detail Xinjiang Clampdown

BEIJING – A trove of leaked Chinese government documents reveals details of its clampdown on Uighurs and other Muslims in the country’s western Xinjiang region under President Xi Jinping, the New York Times reported Saturday.United Nations experts and activists say… Read More

Measles Spread Prompts Samoa to Declare State of Emergency

MELBOURNE – Samoa declared a state of emergency this weekend, closing all schools and cracking down on public gatherings, after several deaths linked to a measles outbreak that has spread across the Pacific islands.The island state of about 200,000, south… Read More