The BBC's John Sudworth in the empty streets of Hangzhou
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The empty city of Hangzhou

As Hangzhou prepares for the G20 summit, many residents have left, but speaking to those who stay is proving challenging.

This weekend, the Chinese city of Hangzhou will host the G20 summit.

Hangzhou itself has been emptied out - in the name of security - with many residents taking advantage of the generous travel vouchers on offer from the authorities.

But as John Sudworth discovers, speaking to those who have remained is proving challenging.

  • 02 Sep
  • From the section China