Wen, he came and saw

Mr Pan and other local men stand by President Wen's monument in the northern part of Minqin. A hundred years ago this whole area used to be a huge expanse of water. Whilst some of the party continue their journey into Inner Mongolia for cheap coal, the remainder of the group stay to search for desert onion.

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Mr Pan and other local men stand by President Wen's monument in the northern part of Minqin. A hundred years ago this whole area used to be a huge expanse of water. Whilst some of the party continue their journey into Inner Mongolia for cheap coal, the remainder of the group stay to search for desert onion.
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