A Uyghur family at home in Xinjiang's Kashgar Prefecture, Aug. 16,  2013.

China Offers Cash For Marriage to Promote Assimilation in Xinjiang

Authorities in Xinjiang offer cash rewards for mixed marriages.

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Chinese authorities plan to rebuild the ancient Silk Road city of Kashgar to make it earthquake-proof, but a sanctuary of ancient Uyghur architecture and culture could be lost forever.

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