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This Uighur dissident says China is repeating the Holocaust

Clip: 01/10/2020 | 9m 59s Video has closed captioning.

The U.S. says more than a million Uighur Muslims are in detention or camps in China’s vast northwest Xinjiang province. The Chinese government counters that it is focused on the “re-education” of extremists. But in her first television interview, a Uighur dissident describes this Chinese repression as a repeat of the Holocaust. Special correspondent Malcolm Brabant sits down with Asiye Abdulahat.

Aired: 01/10/20

Rating: NR

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