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A dog's life: In Beijing's Forbidden City, no holiday for canine patrol

  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 22:27
BEIJING (Reuters) - As China ushers in the Lunar Year of the Dog, hundreds of millions of Chinese are traveling to their hometowns to spend the week-long national holiday with their families.
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