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Culture Cities of East Asia 2021 Showcases the Charm of Dunhuang

DUNHUANG, China, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Over 20 activities highlighting a major historic and cultural landmark on the ancient Silk Road were unveiled at the opening ceremony of Culture Cities of East Asia 2021 on April 9 in Dunhuang, northwest China’s Gansu Province. The opening ceremony was part of a year-round cultural exchange initiative between […]

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CGTN: How are jailed extremists treated in Xinjiang?

BEIJING, April 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Almira Muhter was a hardworking and straight A student before becoming radicalized. In 2012, she was convicted of inciting “jihad” and extremism online and was sentenced to 10 years in prison. Young people and women are easy prey to extremists who use various ways to lead them astray. According […]

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CGTN: From well-educated students to radicalized extremists in Xinjiang

BEIJING, April 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Over the years, well-educated young people became key recruitment targets for terrorist groups in and outside of Xinjiang. Dolqun Yalqun and Dilnur Eziz were both studying abroad when they came under the influence of extremism. The experience has turned their lives upside down and ultimately landed them behind bars. […]