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Gruenwedel, Erik
April 2007
Home Media Magazine;4/22/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 16, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that China has redoubled efforts to deal with the issue of piracy after complaint from the U.S. to the World Trade Organization. Just recently, Chinese authorities destroyed 42 million pirated-movie digital video discs (DVD), compact discs and related computer software and illegal publications. Long Xinmin, chief of the state press, said that the Chinese government wanted to show the world its firm determination in protecting intellectual property.


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