What does China want and need from Afghanistan? How can Chinese aid help during the dreadful humanitarian crisis? I discuss with Monocle radio.
Who’s standing up for the Uyghurs?: The treatment of the Uyghur people in China’s far west Xinjiang region has been condemned by journalists but overseas governments have largely remained silent. Has China become too powerful to criticise or does the international community simply not care? Andrew Mueller from Monocle Radio’s Foreign Desk program is joined..
I contributed the following to China File on Hong Kong’s recent protests and its relationship with China. The full discussion can be found here What defines China? This month’s massive protests in Hong Kong, whose triumphant return from colonial rule to Chinese sovereignty in 1997 only put off the ultimate question of what happens in..
China rejects criticism of its human rights record in Xinjiang, saying security is necessary to prevent “tragedy”. Yet credible reports say there could be a million people detained. I discussed the situation on Monocle Radio with Maya Wang @wang_maya from Human Rights Watch.