…de la Western Mail:
Welsh language campaigners have been angered by a blog posting from Amnesty International staff which suggests their concerns are insignificant in comparison the situation in western China.
The posting, which Cathy Owens, the programme director of Amnesty International Wales, confirmed she had a hand in writing, appeared both on Amnesty Blogs and the Welsh language web forum maes-e.
It reads: “I wonder if those who are constantly bickering and cackling about the Welsh Language LCO and who should legislate on the Welsh language should not consider taking a step back for a moment and for once look beyond the borders of little Wales.
“The ‘Welsh Not’ is already ancient history for us Welsh speakers but that could not be said about life in Xinjiang today...