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Fears over tear gas cloud in Chinese city near North Korea

The government of Baishan, a prefecture-level city in northeast China’s Jilin province, rushed to issue an apology last Friday after local residents complained of being tear-gassed. According to local cadres, large amounts of mace and other irritating gases were blown over the city after a change in the wind direction. The noxious gases may have […]