Yining

Yining

Yining (Chinese: 伊宁), also known as Ghulja (Uyghur: غۇلجا‎; Kazakh: قۇلجا, Құлжа, Qulja),[b] and formerly Ningyuan (寧遠) is a county-level city in northwestern Xinjiang, People's Republic of China, and the seat of the Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture. Historically, Yining is the successor to the ruined city of Almaliq in neighbouring Huocheng County.

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