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Chinese protesters cleared as journalists return to work

A Chinese newspaper that saw a stand-off over censorship has published a new issue, as police removed a small number of demonstrators outside its offices and staff returned to work.

The Southern Weekly went on sale two days after a reported agreement to end the dispute.

Staff had demanded a top propaganda chief step down after a New Year message calling for reform was changed.

The BBC's Martin Patience reports

  • 10 Jan 2013
  • From the section China
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