Chinese state TV pulls Arsenal game after Özil comments on treatment of Uighur Muslims – Channel 4 News

China’s state television has pulled Sunday’s Arsenal match against Manchester City after Arsenal star Mesut Özil’s comments on China’s treatment of Uighur Muslims. Özil described the Uighurs as a community of fighters standing up to atrocities. Arsenal insisted that the club always stayed out of politics, saying that the player’s remarks were his personal opinions. A Chinese Foreign […]