Xinjiang

March 22, 2021

US State Department: Joint Statement on Xinjiang

Washington, DC (STL.News) The text of the following statement was released by the foreign ministers of Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom, and the United States Secretary of State. Begin Text: We, the Foreign Ministers of Canada and the United Kingdom, and the United States Secretary of State, are united...

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January 19, 2021

US State Department: Determination on Atrocities in Xinjiang

Washington, DC (STL.News)  Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary Of State released the following statement: The United States of America has led the world in holding the perpetrators of the most heinous human rights abuses accountable.  From the Nuremberg Trials, to the creation of the Genocide Convention in 1948, to the declaration of ISIS’s recent...

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January 8, 2021

U.S Imposes Sanctions on People’s Republic of China Officials

U.S. Imposes Sanctions on People’s Republic of China Officials Engaged in Coercive Influence Activities (STL.News) The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has long sought to spread Marxist-Leninist ideology and exert its influence all over the world. The CCP’s United Front Work Department funds and supports overseas organizations to spread propaganda and...

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January 6, 2021

United States celebrates International Human Rights Day

International Human Rights Day (STL.News) On International Human Rights Day, the United States celebrates the rights and freedoms enshrined in the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights.  This day has a special resonance for Americans, as the United States was the first nation founded on the belief that all individuals...

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December 31, 2020

Restrictions on the Issuance of Visas for China Officials

Additional Restrictions on the Issuance of Visas for People’s Republic of China Officials Engaged in Human Rights Abuses (STL.News) China’s authoritarian rulers impose draconian restrictions on the Chinese people’s freedoms of expression, religion or belief, association, and the right to peaceful assembly.  The United States has been clear that perpetrators...

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December 31, 2020

Nathan Sales’s Service as Senior Official

On Nathan Sales’s Service as Senior Official, Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights (STL.News) I want to thank Ambassador Nathan Sales for serving with distinction for more than three years as the senior Department of State official exercising the authorities of the Under Secretary of State...

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July 1, 2020

Fact Sheet: Xinjiang Supply Chain Business Advisory

Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Department of state released the following Fact Sheet: The U.S. Department of State, along with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the U.S. Department of Commerce, and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security are issuing a business advisory to caution businesses about the risks of supply...

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