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For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Officials in #Xinjiang hit back at a series of allegations about the region, insisting their policies regarding religion and birth control have long been misrepresented.CGTN YouTube Channel
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In This Story: Xinjiang
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.