The Ming tombs are a popular tourist attraction located about 50km northwest of downtown Beijing. Photo: Handout

Beijing plans to move 15,000 villagers away from its 600-year-old Ming tombs

Residents will be relocated to a nearby ‘eco-friendly community’ so that the Unesco-listed site can be restored and have an 80km wall built around it

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The Ming tombs are a popular tourist attraction located about 50km northwest of downtown Beijing. Photo: Handout
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