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Court upholds penalties to Xinjiang riot convicts

THE Higher People's Court of Xinjiang upheld today sentences for 21 people who, in six first-instance trials, were convicted of murder and other crimes in the deadly July 5 riot in Urumqi, including death penalty to nine convicts.

The death sentences will take effect after review and approval by the Supreme People's Court, the regional higher people's court said.


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