Biden agrees with the Trump State Department on one point: China committed genocide against Uyghurs
In a rare foreign policy agreement President Biden and the former Trump administration accuse the Chinese government of genocide of ethnic Uyghurs.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was on his last day at work approved provisions that China has committed crimes against humanity and “genocide against the predominantly Muslim Uighurs”.
Within hours, Pompeo’s likely successor, Antony Blinken, was asked if he would approve of the State Department’s statement during its nomination hearing before the Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee.
“That would also be my judgment,” he said. “Forcing men, women and children into concentration camps and actually trying to educate them to become followers of …