Safe and sound? China launches propaganda blitz to discredit Uyghur #StillNoInfo campaign

By Erin Handley
Updated Fri at 8:26pm

Aydidar Kahar tucks her long hair behind her ear and smiles at the camera.

She takes the viewer on a tour of a mall in Xinjiang — decked out with luxury brands like Versace, Gucci and Dior — before the video abruptly cuts to her sitting at a desk, staring straight into the camera lens.

"Isn't the department store and the subway you just saw an epitome of the dramatic changes in Xinjiang?" she said, in a video broadcast by Chinese state-owned Global Times.

"Grandma, you have been defaming Xinjiang … people in Xinjiang are living a decent life."

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