Uygurs living in Turkey and their local supporters chant slogans as they hold a Chinese flag before burning it during a protest near China’s consulate in Istanbul in 2015. Photo: AP

Anger at China drives Uygurs to fight alongside al-Qaeda in Syrian war in preparation for revenge

For many in the Muslim ethnic group, China has become unlivable since Beijing launched a security crackdown in Xinjiang in 2009

Topic |   Syrian conflict

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Uygurs living in Turkey and their local supporters chant slogans as they hold a Chinese flag before burning it during a protest near China’s consulate in Istanbul in 2015. Photo: AP
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