People walk along Beijing's Qianmen Street with their faces covered on Saturday as the capital coped with severe pollution. Photo: AFP People walk along Beijing's Qianmen Street with their faces covered on Saturday as the capital coped with severe pollution. Photo: AFP
People walk along Beijing's Qianmen Street with their faces covered on Saturday as the capital coped with severe pollution. Photo: AFP
China pollution

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People walk along Beijing's Qianmen Street with their faces covered on Saturday as the capital coped with severe pollution. Photo: AFP People walk along Beijing's Qianmen Street with their faces covered on Saturday as the capital coped with severe pollution. Photo: AFP
People walk along Beijing's Qianmen Street with their faces covered on Saturday as the capital coped with severe pollution. Photo: AFP
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