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Silencer - Taklamakan (Subtitulos en español)

Durch Gobi und Taklamakan - Universum - Söhne der Wüste

Endlose Steinfelder, gewaltige Sanddünen, seltene Oasen - an den Rändern der zentralasiatischen Wüsten Gobi und Taklamakan zogen jahrhundertelang die legendä...

Takla Makan - Caenschten

Takla Makan is the artist name of Englishman Tony Allgood. Tony has been producing music for over 28 years. His main influences are Tangerine Dream, Mike Old...

The Silk Road 06 Across The Taklamakan Desert.

Across the Taklamakan Desert. Again a good sense of the varied geography, both physical and human, including a tour of a provincial oasis town and its market...

Taklamakan Desert - Kitaro

Taklamakan Desert - Kitaro.

Alex Leads - Taklamakan (Original Mix)

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Mystery Of The Mummies - Mummies Of The Takla Makan

Tall, reddish haired, fair skinned mummies are found in the Takla Makan desert, an area that was supposed to have only been populated by Mongoloid peoples si...

Across the Taklamakan

Travel photographer Philipp Engelhorn keeps it real with the Uyghurs on a three-day train ride across the Taklamakan Desert in northwestern China.

[Death - Pierce Me] Silencer - Taklamakan

Crush The Shield Of The Hexagon, Condemn The Sons Of The Law Clones Of Zychon Around Your Chamber - Taklamakan! Organs Of Sturm Gets Closer To The Shores, Th...

Pure History Specials - Mummies of the Taklamakan

Uploaded under license from Terranoa. For ten years, a Franco-Chinese team has been excavating the Taklamakan desert. This quest takes us across the oases of...

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192 news items

Irish Independent

Irish Independent
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:30:00 -0700

Eimer's description of the transformation of Kashgar, the legendary oasis city in Xinjiang in the middle of the Taklamakan desert ("Go in and you won't come out"), is heartbreaking. "In 1988, the old town [was] an intricate mesh of winding ...
 
Jezebel
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:22:30 -0700

I especially loved Xinjiang, in the far west of China, with its vast, stretching Taklamakan desert, full of magical singing sand dunes and secret Buddhist cave paintings. It's such a tragedy that the province has recently descended into horrifying ...
 
Businessweek
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 02:22:16 -0700

A case in point was the July 28 violence in Yarkand, a county on the southern rim of the Taklamakan desert near the mountainous border with Pakistan. Almost two days passed before a brief state media dispatch said vaguely that a gang attacked a police ...
 
TIME
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 20:17:01 -0700

The oasis towns that circle the Taklamakan Desert are claimed as both the homeland of the mostly Muslim, Turkic Uighur people, and, off and on for centuries, as Chinese land. With the founding of the People's Republic of China, the ruling Communist ...

Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.com
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:11:15 -0700

... while a total of 13 armed Chinese personnel were killed or wounded and about 67 people were arrested. The violence erupted in Shache county, or Yarkant in the Uighur language, near the edge of the Taklamakan desert in the west of the vast region.
 
EurasiaNet
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:18:45 -0700

Along the way the expedition will pass through the fabled oasis towns of Kashgar, Khotan and Yarkand on the fringes of the Taklamakan Desert before entering Kyrgyzstan through the Torugart Pass. Valikhanov is a legendary figure in the world of Central ...

Tengrinews

Tengrinews
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:47:05 -0700

Thereafter, the members of the expedition went deep into the Taklamakan Desert and visited relict turanga forests. The 300-year-old turanga has well adapted to the local climate. These trees have very thick-skinned leaves and bark that can preserve ...
 
Hong Kong Standard
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:30:00 -0700

The violence happened in Shache county, or Yarkand, near the edge of the Taklamakan desert in the west of the vast region. There were indications that unrest had spread by yesterday to Kashgar, a popular tourist site, especially during the summer.
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