Who are the Uighurs?

An area under much scrutiny Historically known as East Turkestan, officially called the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, yet called by the Chinese simply as Xinjiang. In China’s far west, Xinjiang is a sparsely populated province that accounts for more than one-sixth of China’s total territory and a quarter of its boundary length.  The current territorial [ ]The post Who are the Uighurs? appeared first on LaowaiCareer.


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