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CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: The mysterious Tianshan Grand Canyon in Xinjiang – Ep. 5” – below is their description.
Tianshan Grand Canyon, 48 kilometers from Urumqi City, capital of northerwest China’s #Xinjiang #Uygur Autonomous Region, is a masterpiece of nature with unique colored rocks. Join CGTN to discover the canyon standing 1,600 meters above sea level. #AmazingXinjiangCGTN YouTube Channel
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Xinjiang, an autonomous territory in northwest China, is a vast region of deserts and mountains. It’s home to many ethnic minority groups, including the Turkic Uyghur people. The ancient Silk Road trade route linking China and the Middle East passed through Xinjiang, a legacy that can be seen in the traditional open-air bazaars of its oasis cities, Hotan and Kashgar.