Xiong Ximei pictured inside her cage in Guizhou province. Photo: 163.com Xiong Ximei pictured inside her cage in Guizhou province. Photo: 163.com
Xiong Ximei pictured inside her cage in Guizhou province. Photo: 163.com
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Caged in the woods: Chinese mentally ill woman locked up as family can’t afford treatment

Woman exposed to freezing temperatures, bugs and snakes as brother can’t afford better care for her, the latest in a series of similar cases in poorer areas of China

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Xiong Ximei pictured inside her cage in Guizhou province. Photo: 163.com Xiong Ximei pictured inside her cage in Guizhou province. Photo: 163.com
Xiong Ximei pictured inside her cage in Guizhou province. Photo: 163.com
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