BBC host asks Chinese Ambassador to explain footage of prisoners being herded onto train

BBC host asks Chinese Ambassador to explain footage of prisoners being herded onto train
Image: BBC screen grab

[Ed. – Nope, the Chinese are innocent is the day is long.]

BBC host Andrew Marr confronted China’s ambassador to the UK with drone footage of bound and blindfolded Uighur prisoners being herded onto trains.

An Associated Press investigation found that the Chinese government is engaging in “demographic genocide,” using birth control, forced abortions, and mass imprisonment against Uighur Muslims in the Xinjiang region.

Confronted with the “very disturbing” video during an appearance on BBC’s Andrew Marr Show, Liu Xiaoming downplayed it as a possible prisoner transfer.

Trending: Why we had to go through all this

“Can I ask you why people are kneeling, blindfolded, and shaven, and being led to trains in modern China. What is going on?” Marr asked.

“I do not know where you get this videotape,” Xiaoming responded. “Sometimes you have a transfer of prisons and prisoners, in any country.”

Marr continued to press Xiaoming on the video’s contents.

Continue reading →