The true colors of Xinjiang
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Liu Xin co-leads the Global Times China desk. She covers topics on China’s Xinjiang region, religious fields, border areas and ...

Liu Xin
and Wang Xiaoji, Published: 2021/5/21 13:26:38
Xinjiang. Photo: Wang Xiaoji
Editor's Note:
Life in Kashi Prefecture, Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region is colorful and delightful. Children are happily playing around in lanes with houses decorated in the style of traditional ethnic groups; women dressed in bright color are shopping with friends; and the seniors, wearing hats of different ethnic groups, are cozily sitting under the shadows of big trees, drinking tea and talking with each other. This is very different from some Western media depictions of Xinjiang, which are always depressing or dim. Here are the true colors of Xinjiang:

Xinjiang. Photo: Wang Xiaoji
Xinjiang. Photo: Wang Xiaoji
Xinjiang. Photo: Wang Xiaoji
Xinjiang. Photo: Wang Xiaoji
Xinjiang. Photo: Liu Xin
Xinjiang. Photo: Liu Xin
Xinjiang. Photo: Wang Xiaoji
Xinjiang. Photo: Liu Xin
Xinjiang. Photo: Wang Xiaoji
Xinjiang. Photo: Wang Xiaoji
Xinjiang. Photo: Liu Xin
Xinjiang. Photo: Wang Xiaoji
Photo: Liu Xin/GT
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