Quotes of the Day

Liu Jingmin
Thursday, Mar. 13, 2008

Open quoteThe torch relay to Mount Everest is a highlight of the whole relay, and it also represents the idea of green Olympics, high-tech Olympics and people's Olympics. Close quote

  • Beijing Vice Mayor LIU JINGMING
  • after China denied permission to mountaineers wanting to climb its side of Mount Everest
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