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Memorial rites honoring Genghis Khan held in China's Inner Mongolia (5)

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08:25, April 12, 2012

Dalhut people attend the memorial rites honoring Genghis Khan, the 13th-century Mongolian warrior and founder of the Mongol Empire, at the Mausoleum of Genghis Khan in Ejin Horo Banner, north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, April 11, 2012. The Dalhut people are a branch of Mongolians who guard the mausoleum. The memorial rites, dating back over seven centuries, is held from March 17 to March 24 on the Chinese Lunar calendar annually. (Xinhua/Zhang Fan)
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