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China / Human Rights / Labor Camps #153812

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 17, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) President Clinton reported considering whether or not to revoke China's trade status.

(Xinjiang Province: Sue Lloyd-Roberts) Human rights in China examined; scenes shown from the province of Xinjiang, China, where forced labor camps keep prisoners in a "bamboo gulag." [Former political prisoner Harry WU - talks about labor and political performance for inmates.] Life in the prison camps, where products are made for export, detailed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The Chinese government reported calling the Roberts report fabricated.

Jennings, Peter;
Lloyd-Roberts, Sue

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