Uqturpan

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From Uyghur ئۇچتۇرپان(uchturpan).

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Uqturpan

  1. A county of Aksu prefecture, Xinjiang, China
    • 1989, Che Muqi (车慕奇), The Silk Road, Past and Present (丝绸之路今昔)[1], Beijing: Foreign Languages Press, →ISBN, OCLC 717480364, page 235:
      I met Yao Jichen of the county cultural hall, who had gone west along this road and discovered a beacon tower of Han times at a spot near Bedel Mountain Pass fifty kilometers west of Wushi (Uqturpan) County.
    • 2017, Alan Taylor, “Scenes From Xinjiang”, in The Atlantic[2]:
      Students from ethnic minorities give the Young Pioneer's salute to their teacher (right) at a primary school in Uqturpan county, Xinjiang on May 3, 2012.
    • 2019, “No casualties reported in Xinjiang earthquake”, in Li Xia, editor, Xinhua News Agency[3], archived from the original on 30 September 2021, retrieved 9 May 2020:
      No casualties or economic loss have been reported after a 5.0-magnitude earthquake hit Uqturpan County of Aksu Prefecture, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region at 1:29 p.m. Sunday.

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