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
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