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Chinese astronauts return with 1st mission for space station construction accomplished

​Three Chinese astronauts, the first sent to orbit for China's space station construction, have completed their three-month mission and returned to Earth safely on Friday.


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  • Xinjiang stories: Restaurant owner Abliz Kadir

    From a chef's apprentice to opening his own restaurant, Abliz Kadir has made a career and living in Xinjiang's Tacheng prefecture through persistence and hard work. Watch this video to hear him talk about his work and life, as well as dreams for the future.

  • Xinjiang stories: Camel herder Kanat

    Learn about camel herding and the benefits of camel milk from Kanat of Altay's Saerhusong county. He says he has made a good living from his camels, and he also enjoys hosting weddings. He hopes to make more money and get married himself.

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Expat's eye: A village in the clouds

I'd read and heard so much about the miracle of poverty reduction in China that I had to go see it myself firsthand.

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