Tensions, Tight Security in Xinjiang

Chinese authorities have sharply increased security in the northwestern Silk Road city of Kashgar after a deadly attack on police.

2008-08-06
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CHINA, KASHGAR : Tension gripped the heavily guarded Muslim city of Kashgar two days after a deadly attack blamed on Islamic terrorists, as China ratcheted up security and tried to impose an information blackout. It's the latest in a string of reported attacks this year, and comes just days before the Olympic Games opening ceremony on Friday. A voiced report. Video: AFP
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