China : Chinese foreign minister sparks protests in Berlin
A visit with his German counterpart lead to protests and tough questions, which he brushed aside.
Berlin - Protest posters and chants in Mitte. A conversation behind closed doors at Lake Tegel.
Chinese policy took centre stage in Berlin in two places on Tuesday: Foreign Minister Heiko Maas met his Chinese counterpart at the Borsig Villa, the foreign ministry’s guesthouse in northern Berlin. Meanwhile, activists protested at the foreign ministry in Mitte against China's human rights violations in Hong Kong and Tibet as well as the genocide of the Uighurs in Xinjiang.