January 6, 2017 16:00 IST

The smoggy skies of China

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China is in the third year of a war on pollution aimed at reversing the damage done to its skies, soil and water after decades of untrammeled economic growth. Credit: Reuters
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People wearing masks dance at a square among heavy smog during a polluted day in Fuyang, Anhui province. China is in the third year of a war on pollution aimed at reversing the damage done to its skies, soil and water after decades of untrammeled economic growth. Credit: Reuters
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Buildings are pictured amid the smog in Beijing's central business district. Credit: Reuters
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Smog is seen over the city during haze weather in Tianjin, China. Credit: Reuters
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A woman walks past a bridge among heavy smog during a polluted day in Fuyang, Anhui province. Credit: Reuters