Not that I am anti-Chinese. I am also a fan of China. Actually I am a fan of everyone. Why not? In our Indian culture we never got too worked up about faraway places anyway, which I think is eminently sensible. and with the current civlizational crisis in the Islamicate world, much worse may happen in less Chinese countries.
But while I can sort of let it go, I dont think the Paknationalist dream of a Chinese-Islamic partnership with Pakistan as China's Muslim enforcer will get away unscathed. I assume they will try to put all of this in the catergory of "American propaganda", but some of it does seem to be true. That could become an issue.
Throughout Ramadan,police intensified a campaign of house-to-house searches, looking for books or clothing that betray “conservative” religious belief among the region’s ethnic Uighurs: women wearing veils were widely detained, and many young men arrested on the slightest pretext, residents say. Students and civil servants were forced to eat instead of fasting, and work or attend classes instead of attending Friday prayers...
And meanwhile, the bombs go off. At least three explosions have been reported in China's Xinjiang province, killing two people and injuring several more, Chinese state media has said.
Shanghaiist reports on Project Beauty: the chinese effort to make Uighur women show their face
Miss Tourism Queen Xinjiang, Finals
CCTV reports on Miss Tourism Xinjiang.
Xinjiang cultural troupe in Pakistan
China Post reports on Beard informants.