China will expel a French journalist over a critical to the government article on Beijing's policy towards Muslim Uighers in the Xinjiang province. The journalist suggested that China may use the events in Paris to legitimize its own crackdown on the Muslim minority in the region.

The Chinese government demanded an apology, which was not forthcoming. BBC reports that on Saturday, December 26th, China’s Foreign Ministry verified that Ms Gauthier’s press card will not be renewed. Therefore, Urs...

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