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MAGNITUDE 5.2 NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA

https://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=642373

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Depth: 10 km

Distances: 7 km S of Urunchi, China / pop: 1,509,000 / local time: 19:50:47.6 2018-01-2

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Daily life in Xinjiang

China’s Western province has perhaps become an open-air prison…here is what daily life looks like for the millions who live there.

China Quietly Orders Closing of Bitcoin Mining Operations -- “Some people have already moved their hardware out of China.”

Move tightens a clampdown that already has shut exchanges for trading of cryptocurrencies in China

By Chao Deng
The wall Street Journal

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Syria war: 'Explosion kills at least 23' in rebel-held Idlib

BBC News

Syrian emergency workers at the site of the explosion in rebel-held Idlib. AFP/GETTY

At least 23 people are reportedly dead and many more injured after a large explosion in the rebel-held city of Idlib, in north-western Syria. 235 kata lagi

Native rhythms in the city: embodied refusal among Uyghur male migrants in Ürümchi

Byler, D. (2017). Native rhythms in the city: embodied refusal among Uyghur male migrants in Ürümchi. Central Asian Survey, 1-17. Link

Abstract

Over the past two decades, state-directed Han settlement and capitalist development in the Uyghur homeland in Chinese Central Asia have uprooted thousands of Uyghurs, causing them to move to the city. 255 kata lagi

Uyghur