China Unrest Independence also is the issue in China''s western-most province of Xinjiang (shin-JANG). It''s been the site of periodic bombings, riots and other disturbances by Muslim Uyghurs (WEE-gurrs), the predominant ethnic group in the region. The Uyghurs (WEE-gurrs) want the province to be granted independence from the rest of China, but the goverment is against it. NPR''s Mary Kay Magistad reports from the city of Yining (EE-ning), China.
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China Unrest

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China Unrest

China Unrest

China Unrest

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Independence also is the issue in China''s western-most province of Xinjiang (shin-JANG). It''s been the site of periodic bombings, riots and other disturbances by Muslim Uyghurs (WEE-gurrs), the predominant ethnic group in the region. The Uyghurs (WEE-gurrs) want the province to be granted independence from the rest of China, but the goverment is against it. NPR''s Mary Kay Magistad reports from the city of Yining (EE-ning), China.