Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region


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Nur Bekri, chairman of the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, has said the riots were engineered by people overseas and carried out by forces inside the country.
Davutoglu will visit Urumqi, the capital of Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, and Xian provinces.
Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, located in northwest of China and in the heart of Eurasia, constitutes one-sixth of the territories of the country with its 1 million 660 thousand square meters geography.
The Turkish delegation earlier held talks in the capital city of Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region and visited several sites in the city where riots killed 197 people earlier this month.
Noting that the local administration in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region and all the relevant authorities took the necessary measures in order to provide security, Song said the situation was getting back to normal in the region.
Song also said that there was unity and solidarity among the 56 ethnic groups in China and those who provoked the incidents in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region desired to destroy such unity and cause conflict.
Davutoglu added that the most important agenda item of their meeting would be the recent incidents occurred in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region in China.
Turkish foreign minister said that diplomatic talks would continue to settle the situation in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region and bring the safety that Uighur Turks deserved.
ISTANBUL, Jul 8, 2009 (TUR) -- Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Wednesday that Turkey expects China to take measures to restore order and stability in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region.
ISTANBUL, Jul 8, 2009 (TUR) -- Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday that Turkey was closely following the incidents --which had been continuing in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region in China for days-- with deep sorrow, concern and uneasiness.
Speaking at the luncheon, Erdogan recalled that more than 150 people were killed and over 800 others were wounded in the incidents in Urumchi --the capital of Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region.
ANKARA, Jul 7, 2009 (TUR) -- Members of several Turkish NGOs on Tuesday laid a black wreath in front of Chinese Embassy to protest the incidents in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region in China.
East Turkestan Culture & Solidarity Association chairman Seyit Tumturk said 140 people lost their lives and more than 800 others were injured in the incidents and expressed concern that China would massacre Uighur Turks because of the protests in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region.
ISTANBUL, Jul 7, 2009 (TUR) -- Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu expressed hope on Tuesday for restoration of tranquility in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region in China.
ANKARA, Jul 6, 2009 (TUR) -- Turkey wanted the responsible people to be found as soon as possible and justice to be served regarding the incidents in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region in China.