UN rights chief may visit China's Xinjiang

By Stephanie Nebehay and Gabriel Crossley
Updated January 28 2022 - 6:56pm, first published 6:51pm
Michelle Bachelet's office says conversations are underway for a possible trip to China this year.

The United Nations' human rights chief is talking with China for a potentially imminent trip to the Xinjiang region, her office says, in what could provide rare close-up foreign scrutiny of accusations of abuses against ethnic Uighurs.