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Plan to take back Fanling farmland halted as villagers occupy machinery

Henderson Land Development temporarily halted action to clear community farmland in Fanling as villagers took over an excavator and a crane in the area on Tuesday. Protesters managed to break into a fenced off area and hung a banner, which read: “The city and countryside should coexist, [we] oppose forcing villagers from the land,” on the excavator. Only a small number […]