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Beijing moves against terrorist group to protect new Silk Road

BEIJING -- The Chinese government has pledged to join U.S. efforts to defeat the Islamic State group, saying the militant organization is wielding growing influence over the Muslim population of China's Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, through which President Xi Jinping dreams of creating a modern-day version of the Silk Road.

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