Village Sacrifices Water for Olympics

Cheng Yu, 22, a teacher from Hebei Province, talks about how her village used to be one of the only lush parts of China's arid northeast, which in terms of per capita water resources is as dry as the Middle East. But a diversion project that sends the water to Beijing for the Olympics has devastated the village's economy.

--Ariana Eunjung Cha

August 20, 2008; 12:30 PM ET  | Category:  Postmark Beijing
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    ■国际奥运官方网站 (IOC)
    1 CHN 45 14 20 79
    2 USA 26 28 28 82
    3 GBR 16 10 11 37
    4 RUS 13 14 18 45
    5 AUS 11 12 13 36
    
    ■中国 (China)
    1 中国 45 14 20 79
    2 美国 26 28 28 82
    3 英国 16 10 11 37
    4 俄罗斯 13 14 18 45
    5 澳大利亚 11 12 13 36
    
    ■美国 (只有美国按总数,铜牌价值等于金牌,果然yy第一) (USA)
     USA 26 28 28 82
     CHN 45 14 20 79
     GBR 16 10 11 37
     RUS 13 14 18 45
     AUS 11 12 13 36
    
    ■英国 (UK)
    1. China 45 14 20 79
    2. United States 26 28 28 82
    3. Great Britain 16 10 11 37
    4. Russia 13 14 18 45
    5. Australien 11 12 13 36
    
    ■法国 (FRANCE)
    1. Chine 45 14 20 79
    2. États-Unis 26 28 28 82
    3. Britain 16 10 11 37
    4. Russie 13 14 18 45
    5. Australie 11 12 13 36
    
    ■德国 (GERMANY)
    1. China 45 14 20 79
    2. USA 26 28 28 82
    3. Britain 16 10 11 37
    4. Russia 13 14 18 45
    5. Australien 11 12 13 36
    
    ■日本 (JAPAN)
    中国 45 14 20 79
    アメリカ 26 28 28 82
    英国 16 10 11 37
    オーストラリア 13 14 18 45
    ドイツ 11 12 13 36
    
    ■澳大利亚和新西兰 (AUSTRALIA/NZ)
    1. China 45 14 20 79
    2. United States 26 28 28 82
    3. Great Britain 16 10 11 37
    4. Russia 13 14 18 45
    5. Australia 11 12 13 36
    
    ■西班牙 (SPAIN)
    1. China 45 14 20 79
    2. Estados Unidos 26 28 28 82
    3. Great Britain 16 10 11 37
    4. Russia 13 14 18 45
    5. Australia 11 12 13 36
    
    ■意大利 (ITALY)
    1. Cina 45 14 20 79
    2. Stati Uniti 26 28 28 82
    3. Great Britain 16 10 11 37
    4. Russia 13 14 18 45
    5. Australia 11 12 13 36
    
    ■加拿大(法语版) (CANADA)
    1. Chine 45 14 20 79
    2. États-Unis 26 28 28 82
    3. Britain 16 10 11 37
    4. Russie 13 14 18 45
    5. Australie 11 12 13 36
     (英语版)
    1 CHN 45 14 20 79
    2 USA 26 28 28 82
    3 GBR 16 10 11 37
    4 RUS 13 14 18 45
    5 AUS 11 12 13 36

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