US closely monitoring situation in China’s Xinjiang province

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 15, 2009 - 12:17

Washington: The US Tuesday said it is monitoring the situation in the restive Xinjiang province very closely and asked Chinese authorities to deal with the unrest in a transparent and lawful fashion.
"We are monitoring the situation in Xinjiang very closely," US State Department spokesman Ian Kelly told reporters here during a daily press briefing.

"We have called upon the Chinese authorities to deal with the unrest in a transparent and lawful fashion," he said.

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First Published: Tuesday, September 15, 2009 - 12:17

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