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Xinjiang government confirms huge birth rate drop but denies forced sterilization of women

Published on: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 8:11:41 UTC
News Agency: CNN
Description:
Chinese officials have officially acknowledged birth rates in Xinjiang dropped by almost a third in 2018, compared to the previous year, in a letter to CNN in which they also denied reports of forced sterilization and genocide by authorities in the far western region.

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