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Spring Festival travel rush looming

From : Xinhua

Jan. 8, 2012
 

Passengers walk to board trains at Chongqing north railway station in southwest China's Chongqing, Jan. 7, 2011. China's railways are expected to carry 235 million passengers during the 40-day Spring Festival travel rush, spanning from Jan. 8 to Feb. 16, according to the Ministry of Railway. (Xinhua/Li Jian) 

Passengers buy train tickets at the Chongqing north railway station in southwest China's Chongqing, Jan. 7, 2011. China's railways are expected to carry 235 million passengers during the 40-day Spring Festival travel rush, spanning from Jan. 8 to Feb. 16, according to the Ministry of Railway. (Xinhua/Li Jian)