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CGTN published this video item, entitled “Local Muslims: Fasting and prayer not interfered in Xinjiang” – below is their description.
Samat Keram, a Muslim living in #China’s #Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, shared his day of Ramadan, saying nobody bans or interferes in their prayer and fasting in Xinjiang.CGTN 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.