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Reading About the Riots

Posted July. 10, 2009 07:35,   


Uighurs read newspapers reporting on the riots that broke out in Urumqi, the capital of China’s Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region. One article told of the news conference held by Xinjiang`s Communist Party chief, Wang Lequan, who urged Uighurs to return to normal life. The daily also contained pictures of victims killed or injured in the riots.