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see XinjiangXinjiang
or Sinkiang
[Chinese,=new frontier], officially Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region (Mandarin Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu), autonomous region (2010 pop. 21,813,334), c.637,000 sq mi (1,650,257 sq km), NW China.
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, China.
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We thank the people for samples from Regimental Farm 74 of the Agricultural Construction Division 4 in Sinkiang.
Central Asia as I use it generally designates the "Stans" plus Sinkiang Province in China.
As a matter of fact, not one word of protest was sent by the Department of State to the Soviet Union, despite her absorption of Sinkiang and Outer Mongolia, while at the same time Japan was censured for stationing troops in China.
In terms of the three species collected in Sinkiang, only little chemical research has been done to support their use as Radix Bupleuri; therefore, further study is needed to find more supporting data.
1962 Border clash with India over Aksai-chin road from Sinkiang to Tibet.
The test site was Lop Nor in the Sinkiang desert region.
The contemporary focus rests on the seven countries which make up the core of present-day Eurasia: Uzbekistan, Kazakstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Sinkiang, and Mongolia.
It is up to David Laing , the spy boss who first sent lost agent Matthew Hyde to the Sinkiang province of China, to sort out the truth of the child's extraordinary allegations.
Archaeological researches in Sinkiang, especially the Lop-Nor region: reports from the scientific expedition to the Northwestern Province of China under the leadership of Dr Sven Hedin.
China is integral to Saudi Arabia's "Pivot East" policy, while Beijing wishes to develop its "Silk Road" economic zones that envisage trade relations between its western Sinkiang province and the states of Central Asia and the Arabian Gulf.
ISLAMABAD -- The Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Monday, expressed resolve to support Chinese stand on Taiwan, Tibet and Sinkiang issues.
Earlier this year, Wayne Madsen Report (WMR) had claimed that "intelligence sources in Asia and Europe are reporting that the CIA contractor firm XE Services, formerly Blackwater, has been carrying out false flag terrorist attacks in Afghanistan, Somalia, the Sinkiang region of China, Pakistan, Iran, and Iraq, in some cases with the assistance of Israeli Mossad and Indian RAW personnel.