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Last Updated: Sunday, 27 April, 2003, 13:12 GMT 14:12 UK
In pictures: Life under Sars
Children at a ballet class in Hong Kong
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Sars affects every aspect of daily life in Asia
Staff at Taipei Municipal Hoping Hospital
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Staff quarantined in a Taiwan hospital pass notes through a window - they are protesting at being held
Chinese workers put together prefabricated buildings
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At Xiaotangshan, north of Beijing, construction workers are building an isolation camp for those infected with Sars
Masked restaurant workers in Beijing
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Beijing restaurant employees are forced to wear masks
A woman puts on a mask in Hong Kong
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In Hong Kong, a poster campaign urges people to take precautions
A Hong Kong couple
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Only rarely do people remove their masks
Tiananmen Square in central Beijing
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Tiananmen Square is empty; normally people gather here ahead of the 1 May celebrations
Peninsula Hotel, Hong Kong
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Guests are deserting hotels in Hong Kong and mainland China
Migrant workers at a Beijing railway station
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People wear masks even when they are sleeping






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