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View Diary: "The Other Tibet" ------Xinjiang, China------- DKos Travel Board #24 (50 comments)

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    smileycreek, LaughingPlanet

    is very much like the 50s and 60s in the US, where old buildings were replaced by cookie cutter standard designs.

    It is also happening everywhere in China. They took out plenty of old buildings for the Olympics in Beijing. It is not a good trend, but I don't think that Beijing is singling out Urumqi.

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