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A year after a warehouse explosion in Tianjin that left more than 170 people dead or missing, authorities arrest mourners and censor discussion of the accident

he explosion at an illegally operating chemical warehouse caused $1.1 billion in damage in addition to killing many people, and one year later it is still a sensitive issue. Protests and discussion have been stifled, and a promise to turn the site into a park remains unrealized.
7 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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