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Dragon Boat Competition Held in East China's Anhui

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Aerial photo taken on May 27, 2017 shows a dragon boat competition in Ningguo City of Xuancheng, east China's Anhui Province. Sixteen teams took part in the competition on Saturday.

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Dragon boat teams compete in Lu'an City, east China's Anhui Province, May 30, 2017. Duanwu, or the Dragon Boat Festival, is traditionally celebrated on the fifth day of the fifth month on the Chinese lunar calendar in memory of the death of poet Qu Yuan during the Warring States period between 475 and 221 BC.