Which Regions In The World Want Independence? Part 3

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Which Regions Are Fighting For Independence? Part 2 http://testu.be/1OhG1EP

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China’s Uighur population is one of many ethnic groups seeking a new state. So, what other regions are fighting for sovereignty?

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Uighurs and China’s Xinjiang Region
http://www.cfr.org/china/uighurs-chinas-xinjiang-region/p16870
“XUAR (Xinxiang Uighur Autonomous Region), or East Turkistan, is a territory in western China that accounts for one-sixth of China’s land and is home to about twenty million people from thirteen major ethnic groups, the largest of which (more than eight million) is the Uighurs, a predominantly Muslim community with ties to Central Asia. ”

Xinjiang: Has China’s crackdown on ‘terrorism’ worked?
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30373877
“The words of a paramilitary police officer as he marched past me under the statue of Chairman Mao in China’s westernmost city.”

Bosnia and Herzegovina still divided 15 years after war
http://www.cnn.com/2010/WORLD/europe/10/05/bosnia.elections.mostar/
“The recent general election results in Bosnia and Herzegovina suggest the country is still mired in political deadlock and ethnic rivalry.”

Bosnian Elections Reinforce Longstanding Ethnic Divisions
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/15/world/europe/bosnian-elections-reinforce-longstanding-ethnic-di
visions.html
“The stranglehold of parties representing narrow ethnic interests in Bosnia and Herzegovina was set to continue after elections over the weekend, analysts said Tuesday, reinforcing long-simmering divisions in the country and slowing its progress nearly 20 years after a brutal war.”

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