Beijing chokes on dense smog as China’s political heavyweights meet

//Beijing chokes on dense smog as China’s political heavyweights meet

Beijing chokes on dense smog as China’s political heavyweights meet

Heavy smog blanketed Beijing on Sunday as thousands of delegates started arriving in the Chinese capital for one of the annual highlights on the country’s political calendar.The pollution descended on Friday night, prompting authorities on Saturday to issue an orange alert, the second-highest smog warning in the four-tier system.The alert – which advises elderly people and children to stay indoors – will remain in place throughout Sunday, the first day of the Chinese People’s Political…

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