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Farmer being forced to move from home for new dam

China is moving more than 300,000 people as part of a massive engineering project to transfer water from the wet south to the arid north.

These people are being taken from their homes and moved many miles away - before being given new homes, new jobs and new lives.

Michael Bristow went to meet one of those being forced to move, orange farmer Liu Zhengyun, who explains how tough it will be to leave his home and friends after 30 years.


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