A young boy in Urumqi, the capital of northwestern Xinjiang province, cools off amid the heat. Photo: Xinhua A young boy in Urumqi, the capital of northwestern Xinjiang province, cools off amid the heat. Photo: Xinhua
A young boy in Urumqi, the capital of northwestern Xinjiang province, cools off amid the heat. Photo: Xinhua

China's restive Xinjiang region scorched by heatwave as record temperatures drag on

A young boy in Urumqi, the capital of northwestern Xinjiang province, cools off amid the heat. Photo: Xinhua A young boy in Urumqi, the capital of northwestern Xinjiang province, cools off amid the heat. Photo: Xinhua
A young boy in Urumqi, the capital of northwestern Xinjiang province, cools off amid the heat. Photo: Xinhua
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