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Fireworks in US-China relations - in a good way for Chinese New Year

Pyrotechnicians from both countries work together on a festive fireworks display in Brooklyn

New York

VIEWED from one angle, a hopeful tableau of Chinese-American relations unfolded over the weekend on a pier in Brooklyn: US and Chinese pyrotechnicians loading three barges with equipment for a major fireworks display in honour of Chinese New Year, using Chinese-made explosives