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Calls to close China's 'hated gulags'

The BBC's Damian Grammaticas accompanies a former inmate back to the Chinese labour camp where she was sent without committing an offence or appearing in court.

The hated gulag-style camps are a legacy of China's Maoist past where individuals who were considered to be a threat to local police or government could be sent to be "re-educated".

  • 17 Mar 2013
  • From the section China
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