Ürümqi

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Ü·rüm·qi

also U·rum·chi  (o͝o-ro͝om′chē, ü′rüm′chē′)
A city of northwest China in the Tian Shan. It is the capital of Xinjiang.
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Ü•rüm•qi

or U•rum•chi

(ˈüˈrümˈtʃi; Eng. ʊˈrum tʃi)

n.
the capital of Xinjiang Uygur region, in NW China. 1,160,000.
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Prudky narust pritomnosti Chanu v oblasti lze ilustrovat na priklade hlavniho mesta Urumci. Zatimco pred padesati lety bylo prevazne obydleno Ujgury, v soucasne dobe tvori Chanove vice nez tri ctvrtiny jeho obyvatel.
Mimo jine uvadi ucast v cervencovem povstani v Urumci, pri kterem meli bojovnici ETIP "branit sve neozbrojene bratry proti masakru z rukou Cinanu, ozbrojenych meci, holemi a zeleznymi tycemi." (40) Dale pak zminuje radu predevsim bombovych utoku na blize neurcene prumyslove cile a pusobeni nepokoju mezi Cinany ve Vnitrnim Mongolsku ci Urumci.
Foundation gathered in front of the Chinese company to protest the Urumci Massacre which carried out by China on 5 July 2009.