The investigation by the BBC uncovered documents and satellite imagery that suggest large numbers of the persecuted Uighur Muslim minority are being forced by the Communist Party to pick cotton or work in textile factories linked to detention camps. About a fifth of the world’s cotton supply comes from Xinjiang and it is widely used in the fashion trade.

Here is the Times of London story, via TEKL.

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