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27 days ago

People in China don’t quite know why they are boycotting Arsenal player Mesut Özil

qz.com

By The backlash in China that followed Arsenal star Mesut Özil’s criticism of the country’s repression of Uyghur Muslims followed a familiar playbook—broadcasters pulled the team’s games, state media accused him of hurting the feelings of the Chinese people, and angry fans hurled abuse at t