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World Expo Special 10/05/30 Shanghai 2010 World Expo Park opens - 5

06-08-2010 15:15 BJT

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Over the next half hour we'll bring you full coverage of all the action across the expo park during the fourth week of the spectacular event.

 

 

 

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Keeping balance between old and new

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Editor:Li Juanjuan |Source: CCTV.com

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