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60 years of Communist Party rule

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The Communist Party is preparing to mark 60 years' rule in China with celebrations they say will surpass those seen at the Beijing Olympics.

Security is tight ahead of the planned parades and fireworks displays which will involve millions of people.

Quentin Somerville reports from Beijing.

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