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PUBLISHED : Friday, 21 February, 2003, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 21 February, 2003, 12:00am

The first sandstorm of the year hit Ningxia yesterday, Xinhua reported. Two aircraft flying to Yinchuan, Ningxia's capital, were forced to divert because of poor visibility. Sandstorms wreak havoc on the mainland every spring.


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