Chinese security guards open a gate leading to the G20 media centre in Hangzhou on Saturday, which begins on Sunday. Photo: AFP Chinese security guards open a gate leading to the G20 media centre in Hangzhou on Saturday, which begins on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Chinese security guards open a gate leading to the G20 media centre in Hangzhou on Saturday, which begins on Sunday. Photo: AFP

China’s ‘ghost town’ G20 venue: heightened security leads to empty streets, closed shops and residents on holiday

Topic |   G20: Hangzhou
Chinese security guards open a gate leading to the G20 media centre in Hangzhou on Saturday, which begins on Sunday. Photo: AFP Chinese security guards open a gate leading to the G20 media centre in Hangzhou on Saturday, which begins on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Chinese security guards open a gate leading to the G20 media centre in Hangzhou on Saturday, which begins on Sunday. Photo: AFP
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