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Teams participate in Dragon Boat races at Aberdeen harbour to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival (Tuen Ng) in Hong Kong on June 16, 2010. The racing is held every year throughout the territory. According to legend national hero Qu Yuan died fighting for political reform. Townspeople tried to rescue him from drowning in the river and beat drums to scare the fish and now the tradition is continued with the Dragon Boat races. AFP PHOTO/MIKE CLARKE (Photo credit should read MIKE CLARKE/AFP/Getty Images)
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Teams participate in Dragon Boat races at Aberdeen harbour to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival (Tuen Ng) in Hong Kong on June 16, 2010. The racing is held every year throughout the territory. According to legend national hero Qu Yuan died fighting for political reform. Townspeople tried to rescue him from drowning in the river and beat drums to scare the fish and now the tradition is continued with the Dragon Boat races. AFP PHOTO/MIKE CLARKE (Photo credit should read MIKE CLARKE/AFP/Getty Images)
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