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EU s proposed ambassadorial visit to Xinjiang seen unlikely to happen

By Ben Blanchard and Robin Emmott BEIJING/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is discussing a visit for ambassadors to China s far western region of Xinjiang, where Beijing has been accused of oppressing ethnic Uighurs, but the trip is unlikely to happen unless certain conditions are met, diplomats said. China had originally invited the ambassadors in March, which the EU rejected at the time saying such a trip needed careful preparation . Diplomats said at the time that China had set unreasonable conditions, such as refusing to allow a meeting...


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