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(Placename) a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Bohai
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an arm of the Yellow Sea in NE China. Also, Pohai.
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As shown in Figure 6, Cangzhou is located in the eastern part of Hebei province, close to the Pohai Sea.
After World War II, the People's Daily reported, Du Bois suffered unreasonable persecution (wuli pohai, [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) at the hands of the U.S.
(28) 'Miandian Zhengfu Suoshi Baotu Lianxu Xiji Wo Shiguan Shahai Wo Zhuanjia Pohai Wo Qiaobao [Burmese government goaded mobs to attack China's Embassy repeatedly, kill Chinese aid technician and persecute Overseas Chinese]', Renmin Ribao, 29 June 1967.
248-262; China Aid Association, "Zongjiao pohai shengji" (Religious Persecution Escalated), November 20, 2009, retrieved from China Aid Association Web (http://chinaaid.org/chinese_site/press_release_detail.php?id=9920), February 1, 2010.
6, 2009 (CENS) -- After applying to establish a branch in Suzhou of Jiangsu Province, Mega International Commercial Bank, a government-linked bank in Taiwan, is eying the cities in the Pohai Gulf region, including Tianjin, Shenyang and Dalian, with the latter two being major cities in Liaoning Province, northern China.
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