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It was announced recently that the U.S. is blacklisting certain Chinese high-tech companies for the Chinese government's mistreatment of China's Muslim minorities. This Reddit map looks at ethnic distributions across China. The two major Muslim minorities are the Uighurs (spelled various ways), a Turkic-speaking people more closely related to the other Turkic-speakers of Central Asia, concentrated in Xinjiang province in the far northwest of China and the Hui, a Chinese-speaking Muslim minority concentrated in Ningxia province south of Mongolia. i.redd.it/o72uxf3i02i31.jpg
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