Aug 02, 2022
In General Discussions
Zheng Guoen: First of all, this document confirms the link between the content of Xi Jinping's speech and the subsequent policies implemented by the Chinese government in Xinjiang. For experts who have long followed the evolution of the Chinese government's discourse on Xinjiang and its policies in Xinjiang, the connections highlighted in the classified document are a major discovery. Importantly, popular database Xi Jinping laid the groundwork for re-education camps and detention centers in his speech, and he continued to promote concepts such as allowing Uyghurs to work in factories and promoting population equalization. On the surface, these speeches may appear relatively innocuous, but when you compare Xi Jinping's speeches with the Xinjiang government's policy documents, you'll see that there is a greater meaning behind the link. DW: Does the new classified document prove that the top leaders of the Chinese government are giving instructions to the policies that the international community has witnessed in Xinjiang over the past few years?