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China tries five cult members for McDonald's murder

Police from the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team stand guard outside a court during the trial of five cult members charged with murder in Zhaoyuan, Shandong province, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Police from the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team stand guard outside a court during the trial of five cult members charged with murder in Zhaoyuan, Shandong province, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Police from the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team stand guard outside a court during the trial of five cult members charged with murder in Zhaoyuan, Shandong province, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer
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Police stand guard outside a court during the trial of five cult members charged with murder in Zhaoyuan, Shandong province, August 21, 2014.  REUTERS/Stringer

Police stand guard outside a court during the trial of five cult members charged with murder in Zhaoyuan, Shandong province, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Police stand guard outside a court during the trial of five cult members charged with murder in Zhaoyuan, Shandong province, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer
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