Saving Harbin: Chinese city struggles to preserve Russian legacy

A campaign is underway in China to save unique monuments of Russian history. The city of Harbin, founded by colonialists during the height of the Russian empire, has a very distinct Tsarist character.

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    A campaign is underway in China to save unique monuments of Russian history.

    The city of Harbin, founded by colonialists during the height of the Russian empire, has a very distinct Tsarist character.

    Al Jazeera's Adrian Brown reports from Harbin.


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