China removes all remaining counties from poverty list

Source: Xinhua| 2020-11-23 17:08:13|Editor: huaxia

In this combo photo, the upper part shows seven-year-old Li Xiaotong doing homework in her house in Hachongzu Village on April 27, 2018, and the lower part shows Li Xiaotong studying in the new resettlement house on May 7, 2018, in Qianxi County, southwest China's Guizhou Province. China has achieved the feat of removing all remaining counties from the country's poverty list. The last nine impoverished counties, all in southwest China's Guizhou Province, have eliminated absolute poverty, the provincial government announced on Monday. This means that all 832 registered poor counties in China have shaken off poverty. (Xinhua/Ou Dongqu)

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