Xinjiang Uygur


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Xin•jiang Uy•gur

or Sin•kiang Ui•ghur

(ˈʃɪnˈdʒyɑŋ ˈwi gər)

n.
an autonomous region in NW China, bordering Tibet, Kazakhstan, Kirghizia, and Mongolia. 16,320,000; 635,830 sq. mi. (1,646,800 sq. km). Cap.: Ürümqi.
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The train left the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in north-west China and will pass through Azerbaijan, according to the report.
URUMQI -- The first batch of seafood imported directly from Pakistan has arrived in Urumqi, capital of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has imported 21 Akhal-Teke horses, a breed famed for its speed and endurance, from Kazakhstan, Xinhua reported.
Over the years, Northwest Oilfield has won the title of "Advanced Unit for Poverty Alleviation" and "Outstanding Organizational Unit for Interviewing and Enlisting in the Village" in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
In Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of People's Republic of China.
The Gwadar port is to be connected with China's western Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region through rail and road network on 3,218-kilometre route, under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project being developed by China.
PEKyN (CyHAN)- Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region published a bimonthly magazine for its 13 million Muslims on Tuesday.
Summary: More than 4 million residents of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region use natural gas for their energy.
A state-level wetland park was established in Taklamakan, China's largest desert, in the northwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
In this photo taken on July 3, 2015 and released by China's Xinhua News Agency, soldiers carry out rescue work in Pishan county, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
The quake rocked Pishan county of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region at 9:07 a.
Urumqi, Muharram 1, 1436, Oct 25, 2014, SPA -- Sixteen people were killed and 11 others injured after a coal mine collapsed in China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, local safety watchdog said Saturday.