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Melissa Chan

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Melissa Chan is roving correspondent for Al Jazeera English.  She was the channel's correspondent in China for five years, from 2007 to 2012.

She covered the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the devastating earthquake in Sichuan Province that killed at least 68,000 people. In 2009, she covered the riots in Urumqi, western China. Most recently, she reported live from Pyongyang, North Korea, on Kim Jong-il's appointment of his son and successor, Kim Jong-un.


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With critiques of Marxism and free-thinking seminars on politics and economics, China's top school for Communist Party officials is far from the dour institution you might imagine.

Last Modified: 24 Jan 2012 13:49

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