"The Chinese side expressed strong dissatisfaction and resolute opposition", Geng said, adding that China had registered "solemn complaints" with the countries involved.
Activists had sought a formal resolution at the Council, but some analysts say the move was the only available option to spotlight the Uighur plight at the forum.
The detentions are created to eradicate their religious and ethnic identities, Reutersreported Wednesday, citing diplomats and letters.
The text included concern about 'credible reports of arbitrary detention.as well as widespread surveillance and restrictions, particularly targeting Uighurs and other minorities in Xinjiang'.
Geng said Xinjiang had not had a terrorist incident for more than two years due to a series of anti-terrorism and de-extremization measures, including the establishment of vocational education and training centers, and people of all ethnic groups had sincerely supported the government's policy.
United Nations experts and rights groups say China is holding about one million Uighurs and other Muslims in detention camps.
"We call on China to uphold its national laws and global obligations and to respect human rights and fundamental freedoms, including freedom of religion or belief in Xinjiang and across China", the letter said.
It pointedly cites China's obligations as a member of the 47-member state forum to maintain the highest standards.
Representative Jim McGovern (D-MA) and Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) on July 5 issued a statement urging the US government to "urgently address what is one of the world's worst human rights situations".
They urge China to stop detaining minorities and grant them "freedom of movement" within their communities.
China's ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva said last month that he hoped Bachelet would take up an invitation to visit.
FILE PHOTO: An ethnic Uighur woman carries a metal rod as she walks down a main road in the city of Urumqi in China's Xinjiang Autonomous Region, July 10, 2019.
He said the Trump administration's withdrawal from the U.N. Human Rights Council over the panel's criticism of Israel was a "very shortsighted decision".
At the start of the three-week session, which ends on Friday, the Xinjiang vice-governor responded to worldwide condemnation of state-run detention camps by saying that they were vocational centers which had helped "save" people from extremist influences.
China had now effectively contained terrorism and religious extremism in Xinjiang, Vice-Governor Erkin Tuniyaz told the council in an appearance that was sharply criticized by the United States.
That should be more than enough to bring back defensemen Brandon Carlo and Charlie McAvoy , who are both restricted free agents. The Bruins and their 24-year-old winger have set an August 3 date for the forward's potential arbitration hearing.
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Gordon wouldn't be the first player in National Football League history to hold out or demand a trade, nor will he be the last. The talk of the offseason for the Los Angeles Chargers has been running back Melvin Gordon and a possible contract extension.
Apparently, the flaw could have allowed a skilled enough hacker to "listen through another customer's iPhone without consent". Apple has apologized for the privacy blunder, and says it is now working on a fix.
It is a cornerstone of the Apple experience, but the whole Face ID module is rather large, so hiding it is an extremely hard task. Apple changed how phones were designed when it released the iPhone X in 2017 and introduced the world to the notched displays.
"Our telecommunication provider continues to work to resolve their incident that is impacting our services", the CBA tweeted. As of a short while ago, Telstra was still investigating, with a cause of the problem unknown, according to ABC News .
PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari urged the government to announce monetary support for the affected families. Doctors said the death toll might further rise as twelve of the injured were in critical condition.
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Scores of Robinson's supporters had gathered outside the court on Thursday, chanting his name and waving flags. However, he had changed into a plain black T-shirt by the time he arrived in court with his legal team.
In contrast, a venti-sized Tie-Dye frappe has 75 grams of sugar , or three days' worth, all in one pink-and-purple concoction. Just in time for the hottest part of summer, Starbucks is launching a special tie-dye Frappuccino.
A spokesman said: "Eighteen fire engines and support vehicles, are now at the scene as crews continue to tackle the fire". Crews closed roads around the site and ran a hose from a nearby canal to fight the blaze.
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