March 28, 2010

Kashgar, China

Photograph by Carolyn Drake

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features

Demolition erases another block of Kashgar's Old City, center of Uygur life in the historic oasis town. Claiming that the long-standing mud-brick structures are unsafe, officials clear space for high-rises.

See more photographs from the December 2009 feature story "The Other Tibet."

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