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Police fire tear gas at incinerator protesters in Guangdong

Police fired tear gas during large-scale clashes between villagers and riot police in Shantou, Guangdong province over the construction of a waste incinerator on Saturday. Over 1,000 police were dispatched after a mass protest began in the city of Shantou, in the east of Guangdong. Some police vehicles were burned by protesters, dozens of whom were […]