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Third Day of Serious Smog in Beijing Forces Highway Closures

Residents of Beijing and other parts of northern China endured a third consecutive day of serious air pollution that forced the closure of highways due to poor visibility. China's National Meteorological Center issued a 'yellow alert' for haze in Beijing and its neighboring provinces on Monday morning, indicating a serious level of air pollution. The smog prompted authorities to close highways connecting the Chinese capital to the cities of Tianjin and Shanghai, while other ...

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