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Chinese journalist investigating mine industry beaten to death

Posted by radiofreechina on January 16, 2007

Journalist investigating mines beaten to death

Beijing (AsiaNews) – Unidentified assailants beat to death Lan Chengzhang, a Chinese journalist investigating the mining industry, one of the most dangerous in the country, his paper said. Some reports indicate that a mine boss ordered the attack, upset by the journalist’s investigations.



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