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August 4, 2008

China fails to keep promises it made to win Olympic Games

With four days left before the start of the 2008 Summer Games, Chinese officials have not lived up to key promises they made to win the right to host the Olympics, including widening press freedoms, cleaning up their capital city's polluted air and respecting human rights. Thick smog covers Beijing, human rights violations continue and the Internet is still restricted.

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