Residents shop in a bazaar in Kashgar, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. Uygurs account for about half of Xinjiang's population. Photo: Xinhua
Residents shop in a bazaar in Kashgar, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. Uygurs account for about half of Xinjiang's population. Photo: Xinhua
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Residents shop in a bazaar in Kashgar, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. Uygurs account for about half of Xinjiang's population. Photo: Xinhua
Residents shop in a bazaar in Kashgar, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. Uygurs account for about half of Xinjiang's population. Photo: Xinhua
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