China promotes Xinjiang police chief targeted by US human rights sanctions

//China promotes Xinjiang police chief targeted by US human rights sanctions

China promotes Xinjiang police chief targeted by US human rights sanctions

Beijing has promoted Xinjiang’s police chief to a leadership position in the autonomous region, two months after he was sanctioned by the United States for alleged human rights abuses.Wang Mingshan, Communist Party boss of the region’s public security bureau, is now a member of the party’s standing committee in Xinjiang, the official Xinjiang Daily reported.The 56-year-old police chief was sanctioned in July along with regional party secretary Chen Quanguo over what US Secretary of State Mike…

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