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Hot air balloon contest kicks off in N China

(Xinhua)

14:16, August 06, 2011

Air balloons stand by before the opening of an air balloon competition in Guyang County of Baotou City, north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Aug. 5, 2011. A weeklong air balloon contest kicked off here on Friday, attracting 56 air balloon teams to participate in the competition. (Xinhua/Li Xin)
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