Police officers patrol streets of Kashgar in China’s Xinjiang region, which shares a border with Afghanistan. Photo: Reuters Police officers patrol streets of Kashgar in China’s Xinjiang region, which shares a border with Afghanistan. Photo: Reuters
Police officers patrol streets of Kashgar in China’s Xinjiang region, which shares a border with Afghanistan. Photo: Reuters

China holds firm on Xinjiang as neighbouring Afghanistan poses security concerns

  • Counterterrorism and stability measures will continue in the remote region which shares a border with the war-torn country
  • Beijing has sought assurances from the Taliban that it will cut ties with terrorist groups, including ETIM

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Police officers patrol streets of Kashgar in China’s Xinjiang region, which shares a border with Afghanistan. Photo: Reuters Police officers patrol streets of Kashgar in China’s Xinjiang region, which shares a border with Afghanistan. Photo: Reuters
Police officers patrol streets of Kashgar in China’s Xinjiang region, which shares a border with Afghanistan. Photo: Reuters
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