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Top of The World: Headline News

Canada's parliament calls China's treatment of Uighurs genocide. Views expressed in this geopolitical news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Content supplied by "Top of The World"-produced by PRX and GBH. Accessed on 23 February 2021, 1929 UTC, Post 1016. Source (email subscription to "Top of The World"): Please click link or scroll down to read your selections. Thanks for joining us today. Russ Roberts In the news today Canada’s parliament votes to call China’s treatment of Uighurs genocide Credit: Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP Canada’s House of Commons voted Monday to declare China’s treatment of Uighurs in the country’s western Xinjiang region  genocide . The non-binding motion, which will  likely further escalate tensions  between Canada and China, makes Canada the second country after the US to do so. The motion p