from Carlos Spottorno / Added

    Slideshow showing an extract of my book "China Western" about Xinjiang, published by La Fabrica in 2010. CHINA WESTERN refers to Xinjiang, the westernmost chinese province. It borders with Mongolia,…

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    • Beyond Guantanamo: China's Uyghur Muslim Minority


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      China's vast northwest province of Xinjiang is home to a minority Muslim population known as the Uyghurs. Like neighboring Tibet, its people face similar problems: religious restrictions, forced abortions,…

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      • Ethnic divide widens in Xinjiang


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        The situation remains tense in the north western Chinese region of Xinjiang, following the worst ethnic violence in decades, which opposed indigenous Muslim Turkish-speaking Uighurs to…

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        • Guantanamo lawyer Sabin Willett: The Uighurs Case


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          105 Plays / / 1 Comment

          Sabin Willett tells the fascinating and moving story of the wrongful imprisonment in Guantanamo of a group of seven men from central Asia, called Uighurs. The U. S. government has said…

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          • We're all Uighurs now. Or are we?


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            Pepe Escobar: Does anyone care about what happens to the Uighurs?

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            • Uighurs vs Han: China's West Side Story


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              Global Pulse dissects the international news coverage of the Uighur uprising in Western China. http://visionon.tv http://linktv.org

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              • Kashi (喀什) Sunday Market


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                The Sunday Market in Kashi (喀什) gives you a taste of Silk Road China

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                • Across the Border: Uyghurs in Kazakhstan


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                  A short documentary on the Uyghur community in Kazakhstan and their relations with China. http://www.forcedmigration.org/video/across-the-border

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                  • John Tornquist's East Turkistan Film


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                    A documentary made in the early 1930s in East Turkistan (Xinjiang), China.

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                    • The Old Silk Road: 100km Across the Plain


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                      124 Plays / / 0 Comments

                      A film made in the early 1930s in East Turkistan (Xinjiang), China.

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