Olson, Arthur David (NIH/NCI) [E] olsona at
Wed Nov 18 16:13:15 UTC 2009

> Because if you ask "the name of the city with ... in Asia/Urumqi" it
> basically asks for a city in a city.

"Urumqi" is the city; "Asia/Urumqi" is the time zone region that includes the city.

> Urumqi is, according to the census data I looked at, the largest city for both
> Han and Uyghur populations in the Xinjiang Uyghur AR.

Thanks for that information; do you have the English language transliteration of the Uyghur name of Urumqi?


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