Chinese Muslims from the Hui ethnic group gathered on Thursday to defend the Weizhou Grand Mosque from the wrecking crews. Photo: WeChatChinese Muslims from the Hui ethnic group gathered on Thursday to defend the Weizhou Grand Mosque from the wrecking crews. Photo: WeChat
Chinese Muslims from the Hui ethnic group gathered on Thursday to defend the Weizhou Grand Mosque from the wrecking crews. Photo: WeChat

Chinese Hui Muslim protest forces authorities to halt plan to demolish Weizhou Grand Mosque

Officials say they will discuss reconstruction plan with locals after hundreds take to the streets in Ningxia region

Topic |   Religion in China
Chinese Muslims from the Hui ethnic group gathered on Thursday to defend the Weizhou Grand Mosque from the wrecking crews. Photo: WeChatChinese Muslims from the Hui ethnic group gathered on Thursday to defend the Weizhou Grand Mosque from the wrecking crews. Photo: WeChat
Chinese Muslims from the Hui ethnic group gathered on Thursday to defend the Weizhou Grand Mosque from the wrecking crews. Photo: WeChat
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