Urumqi, of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China

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    A big city with a population of 3 million and I bet you’ve never heard of it. It isn’t even in Wikipedia’s list of 100 urban areas. That is, if you haven’t read pieces about Chinese efforts to “control” Muslims.

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    And here are some scenes of it”

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    More pictures and an interesting story @ Urumqi: World’s Remotest Large City (The Evolving Urban Form) | Newgeography.com
     
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    Because you hadn't?
     

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