Yao Qijiu stands in Tan, the last urban village in Zhujiang New Town. More than 20 villagers are fighting to keep their homes. Photo: Mimi Lau Yao Qijiu stands in Tan, the last urban village in Zhujiang New Town. More than 20 villagers are fighting to keep their homes. Photo: Mimi Lau
Yao Qijiu stands in Tan, the last urban village in Zhujiang New Town. More than 20 villagers are fighting to keep their homes. Photo: Mimi Lau

Guangzhou urban villagers defend homes

Few remain in old Tan, but a Hong Kong man is among those who say they fight for justice

Yao Qijiu stands in Tan, the last urban village in Zhujiang New Town. More than 20 villagers are fighting to keep their homes. Photo: Mimi Lau Yao Qijiu stands in Tan, the last urban village in Zhujiang New Town. More than 20 villagers are fighting to keep their homes. Photo: Mimi Lau
Yao Qijiu stands in Tan, the last urban village in Zhujiang New Town. More than 20 villagers are fighting to keep their homes. Photo: Mimi Lau
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