Yu Zhengsheng, chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, shakes hands with representatives from the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region before addressing a rally in Urumqi on Thursday marking the 60th anniversary of the autonomous region's founding. Photo: Xinhua Yu Zhengsheng, chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, shakes hands with representatives from the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region before addressing a rally in Urumqi on Thursday marking the 60th anniversary of the autonomous region's founding. Photo: Xinhua
Yu Zhengsheng, chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, shakes hands with representatives from the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region before addressing a rally in Urumqi on Thursday marking the 60th anniversary of the autonomous region's founding. Photo: Xinhua

50 dead in Xinjiang coal mine attack as China marks 60th anniversary of region's founding

Yu Zhengsheng, chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, shakes hands with representatives from the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region before addressing a rally in Urumqi on Thursday marking the 60th anniversary of the autonomous region's founding. Photo: Xinhua Yu Zhengsheng, chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, shakes hands with representatives from the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region before addressing a rally in Urumqi on Thursday marking the 60th anniversary of the autonomous region's founding. Photo: Xinhua
Yu Zhengsheng, chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, shakes hands with representatives from the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region before addressing a rally in Urumqi on Thursday marking the 60th anniversary of the autonomous region's founding. Photo: Xinhua
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