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Police flowers with guns

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Amidst reports on dodgy Japanese text books, Taiwanese seccessionists, visiting KMT officials and government conferences, Xinhua's Chinese website has published a photo essay about 'police flowers', (i.e. police women) in action as peacekeepers in Haiti and Kosovo, and in training on gun ranges.

You can find it here. On Xinhua's English website, you can find the photo collection Beauties with melting eyes.

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