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Paying the price of progress in China

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 02:15

Wang Zhaohong worked on a demolition crew in Shenzhen at the turn of the century, clearing the way for the once-tiny border village to become a bustling metropolis. Now, suffering from a lung disease, the bedridden 50-year-old says the work he did will end up killing him. Ed Giles reports.

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Wang Zhaohong worked on a demolition crew in Shenzhen at the turn of the century, clearing the way for the once-tiny border village to become a bustling metropolis. Now, suffering from a lung disease, the bedridden 50-year-old says the work he did will end up killing him. Ed Giles reports.

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Paying the price of progress in China

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 02:15