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Suicides at Foxconn

<p>Workers look on from a Foxconn logo near the gate of a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua, Guangdong province, China May 29, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer</p>

Workers look on from a Foxconn logo near the gate of a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua, Guangdong province, China May 29, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

Workers look on from a Foxconn logo near the gate of a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua, Guangdong province, China May 29, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Policemen stand guard outside the Hong Hai headquarters during a protest by labor unions in Tucheng, Taipei, May 28, 2010.  REUTERS/Nicky Loh</p>

Policemen stand guard outside the Hong Hai headquarters during a protest by labor unions in Tucheng, Taipei, May 28, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

Policemen stand guard outside the Hong Hai headquarters during a protest by labor unions in Tucheng, Taipei, May 28, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

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<p>Labor union protesters lay flowers to symbolise mourning in during a protest outside the Hong Hai headquarters in Tucheng, Taipei, May 28, 2010.  REUTERS/Nicky Loh</p>

Labor union protesters lay flowers to symbolise mourning in during a protest outside the Hong Hai headquarters in Tucheng, Taipei, May 28, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

Labor union protesters lay flowers to symbolise mourning in during a protest outside the Hong Hai headquarters in Tucheng, Taipei, May 28, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

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<p>Ma Zishan (C) cries as he carries a portrait of his son Ma Xiangqian outside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua, Guangdong province May 29, 2010. Ma Xiangqian, one of Foxconn's workers, jumped to his death in January. REUTERS/Stringer </p>

Ma Zishan (C) cries as he carries a portrait of his son Ma Xiangqian outside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua, Guangdong province May 29, 2010. Ma Xiangqian, one of Foxconn's workers, jumped to his death in January. REUTERS/Stringer more

Ma Zishan (C) cries as he carries a portrait of his son Ma Xiangqian outside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua, Guangdong province May 29, 2010. Ma Xiangqian, one of Foxconn's workers, jumped to his death in January. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Labor union activists protest at the location of the Computex 2010 computer fair, the world's second largest computer show, at the TWTC Nangang exhibition hall in Taipei June 1, 2010. The sign in the centre reads "Pay for a life" and the sign on the right reads "Worker killers". REUTERS/Nicky Loh </p>

Labor union activists protest at the location of the Computex 2010 computer fair, the world's second largest computer show, at the TWTC Nangang exhibition hall in Taipei June 1, 2010. The sign in the centre reads "Pay for a life" and the sign on the...more

Labor union activists protest at the location of the Computex 2010 computer fair, the world's second largest computer show, at the TWTC Nangang exhibition hall in Taipei June 1, 2010. The sign in the centre reads "Pay for a life" and the sign on the right reads "Worker killers". REUTERS/Nicky Loh

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<p>A labor union activist scuffles with the police during a protest at the location of the Computex 2010 computer fair, the world's second largest computer show, at the TWTC Nangang exhibition hall in Taipei June 1, 2010.  REUTERS/Nicky Loh (</p>

A labor union activist scuffles with the police during a protest at the location of the Computex 2010 computer fair, the world's second largest computer show, at the TWTC Nangang exhibition hall in Taipei June 1, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh (

A labor union activist scuffles with the police during a protest at the location of the Computex 2010 computer fair, the world's second largest computer show, at the TWTC Nangang exhibition hall in Taipei June 1, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh (

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<p>Foxconn workers walk on a footbridge outside a Foxconn factory building in the township of Longhua, in southern Guangdong province June 2, 2010.    REUTERS/Bobby Yip  </p>

Foxconn workers walk on a footbridge outside a Foxconn factory building in the township of Longhua, in southern Guangdong province June 2, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Foxconn workers walk on a footbridge outside a Foxconn factory building in the township of Longhua, in southern Guangdong province June 2, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>Labor union activists protest at the location of the Computex 2010 computer fair, the world's second largest computer show, at the TWTC Nangang exhibition hall in Taipei June 1, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh </p>

Labor union activists protest at the location of the Computex 2010 computer fair, the world's second largest computer show, at the TWTC Nangang exhibition hall in Taipei June 1, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

Labor union activists protest at the location of the Computex 2010 computer fair, the world's second largest computer show, at the TWTC Nangang exhibition hall in Taipei June 1, 2010. REUTERS/Nicky Loh

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<p>Workers are seen inside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010.  REUTERS/Bobby Yip  </p>

Workers are seen inside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Workers are seen inside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>Foxconn workers walk on a footbridge outside their factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip</p>

Foxconn workers walk on a footbridge outside their factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Foxconn workers walk on a footbridge outside their factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>Workers are seen inside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010.  REUTERS/Bobby Yip </p>

Workers are seen inside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Workers are seen inside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>A Foxconn worker stands behind a company plaque outside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip  </p>

A Foxconn worker stands behind a company plaque outside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

A Foxconn worker stands behind a company plaque outside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>An unidentified man carries a banner outside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. The banner reads "I want to meet Terry Gou. I know the reason behind the suicide of Foxconn workers, and the way to solve it. I hope to get RMB$1 million as a reward.". REUTERS/Bobby Yip  </p>

An unidentified man carries a banner outside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. The banner reads "I want to meet Terry Gou. I know the reason behind the suicide of Foxconn workers, and the...more

An unidentified man carries a banner outside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. The banner reads "I want to meet Terry Gou. I know the reason behind the suicide of Foxconn workers, and the way to solve it. I hope to get RMB$1 million as a reward.". REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>Huang Lixia, 25, from Shandong province poses as she works inside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip  </p>

Huang Lixia, 25, from Shandong province poses as she works inside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Huang Lixia, 25, from Shandong province poses as she works inside a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>Taiwanese tycoon Terry Gou (2nd L), founder of Foxconn, speaks to journalists as he visits a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip </p>

Taiwanese tycoon Terry Gou (2nd L), founder of Foxconn, speaks to journalists as he visits a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Taiwanese tycoon Terry Gou (2nd L), founder of Foxconn, speaks to journalists as he visits a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>Protesters from several workers' rights groups throw paper money in front of paper figures, depicting workers who recently died in apparent suicides, during a traditional Chinese mourning ceremony outside a Foxconn office in Hong Kong May 25, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip  </p>

Protesters from several workers' rights groups throw paper money in front of paper figures, depicting workers who recently died in apparent suicides, during a traditional Chinese mourning ceremony outside a Foxconn office in Hong Kong May 25, 2010....more

Protesters from several workers' rights groups throw paper money in front of paper figures, depicting workers who recently died in apparent suicides, during a traditional Chinese mourning ceremony outside a Foxconn office in Hong Kong May 25, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>A local resident carrying flowers to mourn the deaths of Foxconn workers is stopped from entering a Foxconn factory by a staff member in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. . Chinese characters on the placard reads "Foxconn, 12 jumps, not harmonious".  REUTERS/Bobby Yip </p>

A local resident carrying flowers to mourn the deaths of Foxconn workers is stopped from entering a Foxconn factory by a staff member in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. . Chinese characters on the placard...more

A local resident carrying flowers to mourn the deaths of Foxconn workers is stopped from entering a Foxconn factory by a staff member in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 27, 2010. . Chinese characters on the placard reads "Foxconn, 12 jumps, not harmonious". REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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<p>A security guard walks past a building (C) where a worker has jumped to his death in May at a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip  </p>

A security guard walks past a building (C) where a worker has jumped to his death in May at a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

A security guard walks past a building (C) where a worker has jumped to his death in May at a Foxconn factory in the township of Longhua in the southern Guangdong province May 26, 2010. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

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