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A Chinese woman tries to protect herself as Beijing is hit by a sandstorm as well as air quality worse than the highest classification of 'hazardous' on February 28, 2013. State media reported that Beijing air pollution levels reached extremely hazardous levels for the second time this week as citizens struggled to protect themselves from the two-pronged hazards of dust and pollution. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Chinese woman tries to protect herself as Beijing is hit by a sandstorm as well as air quality worse than the highest classification of 'hazardous' on February 28, 2013. State media reported that Beijing air pollution levels reached extremely hazardous levels for the second time this week as citizens struggled to protect themselves from the two-pronged hazards of dust and pollution. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
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February 28, 2013
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A Chinese woman tries to protect herself as Beijing is hit by a... News Photo 162814686Adult,Air Pollution,Beijing,Child,Chinese,Close-up,Cold,Danger,Environmental Damage,Environmental Issues,Girls,Holding Nose,Horizontal,Illustration,Illustration Technique,Label,Pollution,Protective,Quality,Sandstorm,Trying,Wind,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA Chinese woman tries to protect herself as Beijing is hit by a sandstorm as well as air quality worse than the highest classification of 'hazardous' on February 28, 2013. State media reported that Beijing air pollution levels reached extremely hazardous levels for the second time this week as citizens struggled to protect themselves from the two-pronged hazards of dust and pollution. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)