Xinjiang - Wikipedia
Some factions in Xinjiang province advocate establishing an independent country, which has caused tension and ethnic strife in the Xinjiang province. The Xinjiang conflict is an ongoing separatist conflict in the northwestern part of China.
Xinjiang | autonomous region, China | Britannica.com
Xinjiang: Xinjiang, autonomous region of China, occupying the northwestern corner of the country. It is bordered by the Chinese provinces of Qinghai and Gansu to the east, the Tibet Autonomous Region to the south, Afghanistan and the disputed territory of Kashmir to the southwest, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan
An Outsider's Inside Look at Xinjiang | HuffPost
An Outsider's Inside Look at Xinjiang. By China Hands. TAO TAO HOLMES shares her experience as a perceived insider and perspective as an outside observer in Xinjiang. When I walked past storefronts in China's far west Xinjiang region, I would sometimes catch shopkeepers pointing and mouthing the words "Weiwu'er." At security checkpoints, I would be treated more rudely and roughly than China's ...
Xinjiang conflict - Wikipedia
The Xinjiang conflict is an ongoing separatist conflict in China's far-west province of Xinjiang, whose northern region is known as Dzungaria and whose southern region (the Tarim Basin) is known as East Turkestan. Uyghur ...
Xinjiang territory profile - BBC News
China's largest province Xinjiang is bordered by eight countries including the former Soviet Central Asian republics, Mongolia, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India. The region experienced a brief period of independence in the 1940s but China regained control after the Communists took power in 1949. It ...
Xinjiang Travel Guide: Tour, Map, History, Climate, Sights
Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region travel information about location in China, climate, history and attractions in cities like Urumqi, Turpan, Kashgar, Hotan, Korla, Ili and Karamay.
Xinjiang province - The Uighurs of China - Pictures - CBS News
An ethnic Uighur man rides a horse in snow in Yili, Xinjiang, Uighur Autonomous Region, Dec. 13, 2012. Xinjiang, a sprawling region that borders Central Asia, Afghanistan, and Pakistan, is home to millions of Uighurs, the region's indigenous Turkic Muslim Uighur ethnic group, which is linguistically and culturally distinct from China's Han ethnic majority.
Is Xinjiang the best-kept travel secret in China? | CNN Travel
Xinjiang province, once part of the Silk Road, is a land of flaming mountains, stunning lakes and riotous markets. And worth the effort to get there.
Xinjiang | World | The Guardian
Uighurs blamed for the attack on mostly Han Chinese workers at a coalmine in troubled Xinjiang province on 18 September, Radio Free Asia reports Published: 1 Oct 2015 At least 50 reported to have died in attack on coalmine in Xinjiang in September
How many people are imprisoned in Xinjiang - Business Insider
Old town of Kashgar, in the far western Xinjiang province, China. Kevin Frayer/Getty Since 2016, there were government bids to construct or upgrade 73 facilities in Xinjiang that, despite various names, appeared as though they will operate, wholly or at least in part, as re-education centers.