If it had been agreed with the UK government that detainees were moved to British territory, then fine – there would be no argument.
Moving them in secret – and saying that the US was protecting Britain from China – is pure bullshit!
ASK next time!
The unnamed senior official also told the BBC that Washington was attempting to shield the UK from Chinese anger.
Beijing has demanded the return to China of all 17 Uighurs held by US forces but Washington says they could face persecution in China.
If some can be returned to Saudi, God forbid that anything will happen to those returned – why not China?