As US returns to the UN Human Rights Council, it confronts an increasingly forceful China

//As US returns to the UN Human Rights Council, it confronts an increasingly forceful China

As US returns to the UN Human Rights Council, it confronts an increasingly forceful China

The latest US effort to challenge China’s expanding global footprint will take place on Wednesday when Washington is expected to return to the United Nations Human Rights Council at a time when Beijing is working overtime to blunt criticism over its crackdown in Xinjiang and revamp the UN in line with its world view.“A huge amount is at stake,” said Marc Limon, executive director of Universal Rights Group, a Geneva-based think tank. “The world’s most important democracy needs to be there.”But…

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